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Probiotics as an alternative to antibiotics for treating lameness in broilers

The pathogenesis leading to a form of lameness known as bacterial chondronecrosis with osteomyelitis (BCO) appears to be initiated by mechanical microfracturing of susceptible...

Nutrition, the focus at latest Aviagen Internal School

Nutrition module equipped teams with skills to help customers improve performance. Aviagen’s latest internal school “Understanding the Nutritional Needs of the Bird” was designed to...

Genetic approaches to reducing heat susceptibility in meat broilers

With the limited availability and rising cost of energy, and the increasing tendency to minimize the total amount of resources used for human food production, artificial cooling of broiler houses is also becoming an economical and political burden in developed countries. Breeding heat-tolerant broilers may offer a sustainable approach to mitigate the negative effects of heat on broiler production.

Fatty acid composition of breast and thigh meat from light and...

Determining the effects of broiler slaughter weight on fatty acid content might be beneficial to practical applications to produce broiler meat with the quality requested by consumers.

Visit to the Vencomatic Group

Vencomatic Group of Eersel - The Netherlands - represents three well-known brands in the poultry sector: Vencomatic, Prinzen and Agro Supply. The company provides a full range of innovative systems for equipping modern poultry farms all over the world.

New Barn equipped by Big Dutchman in Holland

Open House event at the Douwe and Hinke Huisman’s new barn in Nijeberkoop, in the Dutch province of Friesland, Holland all equipped by Big Dutchman.

Raising Broilers Antibiotic-Free

Best management practices are a key component in raising chicken without antibiotic with more attention to details of production and biosecurity.

Poultry production in Saudi Arabia

Poultry Production in Saudi Arabia is rapidly expanding showing a great potential in the future.

Cobb: 100 years of breeding

Cobb-Vantress is celebrating its first 100 years in 2016. A century when this breeding company has played a significant role in shaping the modern broiler.

Aviagen Launches Broiler Management Guide for Open-Sided Housing

New Aviagen Guide to Managing Broilers in Open-Sided Housing offering best practice management tools and advice for optimizing broiler performance in open-sided houses.

The new Roxell feeder designed for heavy weight broilers

Broilers with a body weight over 3 kilograms bodyweight are grown principally in the United States but also in Italy, Germany and Poland. It was in Italy and the USA that Roxell decided to field test the new feeder before introducing it to the market