Aviagen and PPR Broiler celebrate a decade of successful cooperation

On June 12 and 13 Aviagen® and its Ross® grandparent customer PPR Broiler together hosted a seminar in the Republic of Belarus, taking the...

IFIF Global Animal Nutrition Programme ‘Train the Trainer’ launched in Ghana

The International Feed Industry Federation (IFIF) recently announced the launch of the IFIF Global Animal Nutrition Programme 'Train the Trainer' programme in Ghana. Supported by...

Controlling Necrotic Enteritis disease challenges in broilers

Feed additive combinations can support growth performance and health comparable to in-feed AGPAs antibiotic-free production systems become increasingly common in poultry operations around...

USPOULTRY awards grant to Auburn University

Auburn University is one of six universities in the United States that has a department dedicated to poultry science. The USPOULTRY Foundation awarded a...

18th Annual Ross UK Flock Awards reward outstanding industry champions

Aviagen® recognized and rewarded 27 winners at the 18th Ross® UK Flock Awards, held at Tewkesbury Park in Gloucestershire on May 30, 2018. The...

Largest Trade Show floor ever for 2019 IPPE

The 2019 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) will have the largest trade show floor ever in the event’s history. IPPE has already surpassed...

USPOULTRY’s women’s leadership conference to focus on cultivating leadership skills

USPOULTRY’s Women’s Leadership Conference is an invaluable platform for women in various levels of management and responsibilities who want to grow as leaders in...

Cobb Herveld earns compartment status in Netherlands

The Cobb's pedigree breeding complex at Herveld in the Netherlands was recently awarded compartment status by the Dutch Food and Consumer Product Authority (NVWA). This location...

SPACE 2018, an Expo that meets the challenges of the different sectors

Over the years, SPACE has established itself as a major event and one that is unmissable for farming professionals from all over the world. A...

Impressive numbers at Ross Africa conference

The third Ross® Distributor Customer Focus Team (DCFT) meeting took place in Lusaka, Zambia, from May 14-18. It was hosted by Ross Africa, the...

First Saudi Arabian students complete state-of-the-art training

A graduation ceremony at Al Bukayriyah, Al Qassim marked the achievements of the first Saudi Arabian students to complete their training at Al Watania...

Hy-Line Distributor opens world’s largest layer hatchery

Hy-Line International, the world leader in layer poultry genetics, recently commemorated the grand opening of the world’s largest layer hatchery by Huayu Agricultural Technology...

Sabirs’ Group from Lahore, Pakistan chooses SmartPro™ from Pas Reform for new single stage...

Sabirs' Group, one of the biggest and best-known companies in Pakistan’s poultry market, has chosen Pas Reform’s SmartPro™ incubators for its new, single stage hatchery...

Moy Park Ross 400 Club members achieve great goals

Aviagen® welcomed 45 new Moy Park members to the Ross®400 Club at recent award ceremonies. On Friday, June 8, 25 new members from Derbyshire were...

Amino acid supplementation does not affect white striping and wooden breast

USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation announce the completion of a funded research project at North Carolina State University, Raleigh, N.C., in which researchers found...

USPOULTRY Foundation awards grant to the University of Georgia’s Poultry Science Department

The University of Georgia is one of the six universities in the United States that has a department dedicated to the study of poultry...

Petersime boosts local activities in Southeast Asia

Petersime’s strategic choice to be more locally anchored is moving up to a higher level for its office in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. To meet...

PD Hook wins two Cobb Champion Awards in the UK

Cobb-Vantress, Inc. / Siloam Springs, Arkansas, USA — Leading UK poultry producer PD Hook recently earned two Cobb Champion Awards — the first time in...

2018 VIV Europe: a big success for everybody!

VIV Europe in its latest edition at the Jaarbeurs Utrecht showground in The Netherlands has justified being described as the World Expo from feed...

Breeder and broiler seminar in Melaka, Malaysia

promote customer success. Putting this commitment into practice, on April 23-24, the company recently collaborated with Ross® customer Huat Lai Resources Berhad to host...

Application of sensor technologies in animal breeding

The Symposium Application of sensor technologies in animal breeding held on the 8th of June, and organized by Breed4Food (B4F) and the COST action...

Mexico’s Alipec invests in SmartPro™ technology from Pas Reform for its major new hatchery

Guadalajara-based Alipec has commissioned Pas Reform to deliver its new state-of-the-art hatchery. The SmartPro™ modular, single stage incubation systems will give Alipec a production...

Production Management School celebrates 55 years of educating future generations of poultry professionals

On June 28, Aviagen wrapped up its 55th annual Production Management School, which began on June 3 at The Element at Bridgestreet in Huntsville,...

Virkon 360° Biosecurity: Helping to protect against Avian Influenza

The consequences of an Avian Influenza outbreak are immediate and financially severe. But, with thought and planning, a comprehensive biosecurity program can be easily...

Jamesway Incubator Company appoints new President

Jamesway Incubation Company Inc., (www.jamesway.com) incubation and hatchery equipment manufacturer, recently announced that Denis Kan, CPA, CMA, will assume the role of President replacing...

Fortica®App ensures one all-round system for all types of poultry houses

Hotraco Agri from Hegelsom in The Netherlands, has worked hard over the past year to further expand the innovative Fortica® system for poultry with...

New poultry vaccine

Marek Disease (MD) and Infectious Bursal Disease (IBD) are highly infectious diseases of poultry that provide constant threat to the productivity of the worldwide...

Promising research to reduce ammonia in poultry houses

USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation announce the completion of a funded research project at North Carolina State University, Raleigh, N.C., in which researchers evaluated...

Indian River and TIGERChicks hold Seminars in Zambia

TIGERChicks teamed up with Indian River® to host broiler farmers during two educational seminars in Lusaka and Livingstone in Zambia earlier this year. The...

Natural use of biology to control disease in crops

Natural use of biology to control disease in crops is the Holy Grail of agriculture, and a team of young researchers has now pinpointed...

Industry education recruitment funding applications now being accepted by the USPOULTRY Foundation

The USPOULTRY Foundation is now accepting applications from colleges and universities for the Industry Education Recruitment Funding program. The funding supports student recruitment at...

New precision-feeding solution with NutriOpt on-site Advisor

This September, Trouw Nutrition launches a new and innovative precision-feeding tool: the NutriOpt on-site Adviser. The NutriOpt On-site Adviser helps close the gap between...

MSD Animal Health partners with Vinovo for enhanced poultry health

MSD Animal Health, a division of Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, N.J., USA, one of the world leaders in animal vaccines, announced a partnership...

Maple Lodge Farms expands hatchery with Jamesway Equipment

Maple Lodge Farms has recently announced an $8-million expansion of the Curtis Chicks Hatchery in Ontario, Canada. The 22,825-square-foot expansion to the facility is currently...

Hubbard JA257 accredited by Better Life scheme in the Netherlands

Hubbard is delighted to announce that the Hubbard JA257, a new Hubbard Premium breed made up of the recently introduced Hubbard M22 male mated...

Cobb recognized for exemplary safety records in North Carolina

Cobb-Vantress, Inc. was recently recognized by the North Carolina Department of Labor with a gold award for the company’s exemplary safety records at its...

Veterinary medicines: non-compliance remains low

Monitoring data from 2016 for a range of veterinary medicines, unauthorised substances and contaminants found in animals and animal-derived food suggest high rates of...

Aviagen and Bounty Fresh team up for broiler and breeder seminars in the Philippines

Aviagen® and Bounty Fresh Foods Inc. together hosted educational seminars for Bounty Fresh’s Indian River® customers in the Philippines. The seminars were designed to...

Intracare opens its doors for customers

More than 40 different nationalities visited the Intracare production plant of Intracare in The Netherlands. On June 19th, over 150 people from 40 different countries...

SPACE 2018 – the international exhibition for animal production

SPACE expo, to be held from September 11 to 14 at the Parc-Expo in Rennes, France, will confirm its status as a leading global...

Sustainable Poultry Production at the Australian Poultry Science Symposium 2019

Sunday 17th Feb – Wednesday 20th Feb, 2019 @ Sheraton on the Park, SydneyThe Australian Poultry Science Symposium is the premier avian science...

Midwest Poultry Federation Board of Directors Officers announced

Greg Nelson of Nelson Poultry Farms Inc., Manhattan, Kansas, was elected President of the Midwest Poultry Federation (MP) for 2018. Nelson represents the Kansas...

Cobb hosts 19th annual World Technical School

50 men and women from 28 countries have spent nearly two weeks at the Cobb-Vantress 2018 World Technical School in Northwest Arkansas. The company’s...

Cobb Repairs Chinese School’s Water Tower in honor of International Children’s Day

To commemorate International Children's Day in China, Cobb sponsored the repair of a water tower in Suizhou, Hubei province in Central China. Cobb selected...

Hotraco Agri presents MiteAlert®: The automatic Red Mite Monitoring System

Hotraco Agri has developed an automated Red Mite Monitoring System in collaboration with Wageningen University. This innovation, which has been given the name MiteAlert®,...

A quarter-century of cooperation between Aviagen and Wadi Group

For 25 years, Aviagen has enjoyed a highly successful relationship with Wadi Group, the Ross® distributor in Egypt. Wadi Group is a leading Egyptian agribusiness company,...

Outstanding members of the Chicken Community recognized

Hundreds of farmers, chicken company employees, representatives of allied businesses, and friends of the Delmarva Peninsula's chicken community gathered in Salisbury, Maryland for the...

Aviagen strengthens customer support in Western Europe

Lorenzo Rossi becomes Regional Technical Manager for Western Europe and Stuart Thomson is named Head of Sales and Technical for UK.Following Alan Thomson’s appointment...

Interview to Lorenzo Rossi, new Regional Technical Manager for Western Europe at Aviagen

Lorenzo, what aspects of your experience will benefit your new role? “I’ve first-hand experience of the poultry production chain, having covered different positions over more...

2019 Guangzhou International Intensive Livestock & Feed Processing Industry Exhibition – GILE2019

On 18-20, August, 2019, Guangzhou International Intensive Livestock & Feed Processing Industry Exhibition (GILE2019) will be held in Area B, China Import & Export...

Food Safety and PAA at the Poultry Processor Workshop

Poultry industry leaders, representing various plant operations, convened in Orange Beach, Ala., May 10-11, for USPOULTRY’s 2018 Poultry Processor Workshop. This year’s program covered...

Revised waste framework directive confirms former foodstuffs are not waste

On 14 June 2018 the revised Waste Framework Directive (EU) 2018/851 was published in the Official Journal of the European Union. As EFFPA (the...

First Saudi Arabian students complete state-of-the-art training

A graduation ceremony at Al Bukayriyah, Al Qassim marked the achievements of the first Saudi Arabian students to complete their training at Al Watania...

Online grading tools available now on www.aviagen.com

Aviagen®’s Global Technical Transfer Team (GTTT) recently released two online tools to help producers of parent stock (PS) through every step of the grading...

New research grants through the Comprehensive Research Program

USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation have approved approximately $300,000 for five new research grants at four institutions through the comprehensive research program. The research...

Socorex, new fixed volume animal injection syringes

The Swiss made Socorex® syringes with spring-loaded plunger and three-way valve system include eight new fixed volume models starting from 0.2 mL until 10...

SmartTrack™ technology ensures complete egg-to-chick traceability

Pas Reform has been working with leading information systems companies to develop SmartTrack™: a new, automated technology to connect external track and trace data...

Arm & Hammer expands its family of targeted microbial solutions

New microbial solution and new proprietary Bacillus strain expands depth and breadth of effectiveness against key bacterial diseases in livestock and poultry. Every day cattle,...

Poultry Welfare Auditor Course – PAACO

The next PIC Canadian offering of the Poultry Welfare Auditor Course conducted by the Professional Animal Auditor Certification Organization – PAACO - will be November...

Post-hatch feeding innovation: SmartStart™ welcomed as “game-changing” by poultry industry

Elshuis, Munsterhuis and Schotman hatcheries tested Pas Reform’s new SmartStart™ post-hatch feeding solution before its launch to the global market. Bert Munsterhuis, general manager...

VIV Europe inspiring your poultry business

A core of its special features are guaranteed to have particular appeal for all leaders of businesses producing and processing poultry meat and eggs,...

Giordano acquired Twinpack Special Products

Recently, the Giordano group from Italy acquired the majority stake in Twinpack Special Products in The Netherlands. After almost twenty years of commercial cooperation, the Italian leader in...

New method for infectious bronchitis vaccine production funded

Scientists at The Pirbright Institute have been awarded over £300,000 to develop a faster and more efficient method for infectious bronchitis virus (IBV) vaccine...

Bioproperties expands Technical and Sales support

Bioproperties has recently appointed Robin Achari as Senior Technical Veterinarian complimenting the appointment of Philip Todhunter as Sales Manager. These positions strengthen the sales...

Insight into VIV Europe 2018

VIV Europe takes place from 20 to 22 June at Jaarbeurs-Utrecht, the exhibition complex located in the heart of the Netherlands. At the next 2018...

Need for speed – 15,000 bph with Meyn

At VIV Europe, Meyn offers poultry processing at a speed of 15,000 bph to increase production and maximize the return on investment for the...

Aviagen demonstrates commitment to the poultry industry at VIV Europe 2018

The Aviagen team looks forward to welcoming customers and poultry industry associates from around the world to its stand 11 C010 at VIV Europe 2018....

Pas Reform: A fresh approach to post-hatch feeding

From June 20 to 22 Pas Reform will reveal a fresh approach to post-hatch feeding, and launch SmartStart™ to a global audience at VIV...

Co-creation, innovating the poultry industry

What does co-creation mean? Co-creation is a new form of supply-chain strategy in which a process is devised collectively by producers with their suppliers,...

Sustainability themes drive automation with Marel Poultry

Sustainability themes such as carbon footprint, carcass balance as well as animal welfare and food safety are stimulating new automated technologies in the poultry...

VIV Europe focuses on data connection in the poultry chain

Smart food production in the context of a modern poultry chain from feeds and breeding to production, processing and consumption will be on show...

Hotraco Agri presents novelty at VIV Europe

Red mite monitoring system It gives poultry farmer perfect insight into population size Hotraco Agri in collaboration with the University of Wageningen, has developed a Red mite...

NestBorn®: On-farm hatching now accessible to all

During the VIV Europe 2018, the revolutionary on-farm hatching concept “NestBorn®” will be internationally launched. This innovation, with focus on broiler welfare and sustainability,...

New planning director for Cobb Asia-Pacific

Eric Leow has been appointed as planning director for the Cobb Asia-Pacific region, responsible for the coordination of all Asia production centers includingNew Zealand,...

Jamesway launching online parts website

Jamesway is very pleased to announce the launch of its online parts website starting from May 23rd. A large team of Jamesway staff has...

Aviagen European Technical Managers’ Meeting

During the week of April 23-26, Aviagen® hosted its annual European Technical Managers’ Meeting (ETMM) in Sevilla, Spain. This assembly of Aviagen’s European Technical...

USPOULTRY Financial Management Seminar

Though today’s economy is thriving, several economic drivers, including tax laws, technology, labour, consumer behaviour and legislative change, have a huge impact on poultry...

FEFANA publishes an EU Code of Practice on claims for feed additives and premixtures

FEFANA has published its “EU Code of practice on voluntary labelling particulars (claims) for feed additives and premixtures”. Claims on feed additives and premixtures are...

Applications for 2018 Clean Water Awards

U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY) is accepting applications for the 2018 Clean Water Awards. The awards recognize outstanding performance of wastewater treatment plants...

Bangkok Seminar, one of largest Cobb Asia events

In attracting almost 200 delegates from two customers in Thailand – Charoen Pokphand and GFPT – the Cobb Asia technical seminar in Bangkok last...

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