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China – Stagnation in broiler meat and egg production

In 2014, China contributed 26.3 % to global egg production and 16.7 % to poultry meat production. But in the last 2 years, a...

IEC Business Conference –2 to 4 April 2017

Next IEC Business Conference will give an overview on Egg production and trade all over the world

Salmonella Typhimurium infection in laying hens

Salmonella is a major zoonotic foodborne pathogen causing gastric illness worldwide. Egg or egg product related Salmonella poisoning is a major concern for the egg industry. Salmonella Typhimurium (S. Typhimurium) is the most frequently reported serovar in egg related food poisoning outbreaks in Australia

Aviagen launches New Global Parent Stock Nutrition specifications

Aviagen has launched an updated version of its global Parent Stock (PS) Nutrition Specifications for Arbor Acres, Indian River and Ross brands. The updated nutrient values provided in the new recommendations are finely tuned to satisfy the bird’s current needs for maintenance, growth and production of eggs.

Managing commercial layers for a single lay cycle

The rearing phase of a laying hen’s life is essential to achieve the maximum genetic potential. Uniform pullets meeting target body weights will have the frame and bone structure necessary to produce large numbers of high quality eggs.

The coalition for a sustainable egg supply: what do the results...

The CSES is a multi-stakeholder group led by McDonald’s, Cargill, Michigan State University, University of California-Davis, and the American Humane Association, with the American Veterinary Medical Association, the USDA Agricultural Research Service, and the Environmental Defense Fund serving as advisors.

The effect of incorporation of calcium pidolate and oyster shell on...

Here the benefits of including calcium pidolate and oyster shell for a better quality and quantity of eggs. The way to reduce the incidence of broken and soft eggs.

Nebraska, USA, welcomes major investment by Hendrix Genetics

Hendrix Genetics recently announced a landmark investment in Grand Island, Nebraska (USA). The hatchery will become the focal point for egg producers in that part of the US and it will be capable of hatching 24 million egg laying chickens per year.

The 5th Rondeel opens its gates

The Vencomatic Rondeel® housing concept has been developed in cooperation with the University of Wageningen and the Animal Protection Service, and is therefore ideal for a sustainable production of table eggs.