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Webinar Wednesday features Dr. Keith Bramwell: Embryo Diagnosis

Fri, 16 Feb 2018

Jamesway Incubator Company is very pleased to be offering a series of Webinars which tap into the vast knowledge of our Hatchery Professionals.

 

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Saker ShopRites, Inc. recalls empanadas due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen

Thu, 15 Feb 2018

WASHINGTON, 14 February 2018 – Saker ShopRites, Inc, a Linden, NJ. establishment, is recalling approximately 19,757 pounds of pork and chicken empanadas due to misbranding and an undeclared allergen, the US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) announced

 

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FSIS issues public health alert for poultry products due to possible salmonella contamination

Thu, 15 Feb 2018

WASHINGTON, 14 February 2018 – The US Department of Agriculture’s Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) is issuing a public health alert out of an abundance of caution due to concerns about illnesses reported in the state of Iowa that may be caused by Salmonella associated with a chicken salad product. This product was sold at all Fareway grocery stores in Iowa, as well as Illinois, Minnesota, Nebraska and South Dakota

 

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Webinar: Jamesway Incubator Company offering webinar series on embryo diagnosis

Thu, 15 Feb 2018

Jamesway Incubator Company is very pleased to be offering a series of webinars which tap into the vast knowledge of our hatchery professionals

 

Russia actively increasing the export of poultry meat

Thu, 15 Feb 2018

The Russian poultry industry has been developing rapidly during the last several years, leading to a significant increase in its poultry meat production and satisfaction of the country's domestic needs for this product

 

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E. coli vaccination reduces antibiotic use in broilers

Wed, 14 Feb 2018

New studies show that vaccination against Escherichia coli significantly reduced antibiotic use on commercial broiler farms, particularly in birds at high risk of infection.

 

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Nuscience feed technology enters Canadian market under Biotica brand

Wed, 14 Feb 2018

CALGARY, ALBERTA, CANADA — Nuscience, a member of the Royal Agrifirm Group, has announced the introduction of its elite level feed technology suite into the Canadian market, under the Biotica product brand via strategic marketing partnership with Canadian Bio-Systems Inc.

 

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Bluestar Adisseo announces closing of Nutriad acquisition

Tue, 13 Feb 2018

Bluestar Adisseo Company (“Adisseo”) announces that it has completed the acquisition of global feed additives producer Nutriad. This transaction is part of Adisseo’s strategy to become one of the worldwide leaders of specialty additives in animal nutrition.

 

Surge in alternative proteins as Nestlé and Tesco praised by investors for plant-based shift

Tue, 13 Feb 2018

London, 13 February 2018 - As alternative proteins become mainstream, Nestlé and Tesco are named the best declared companies, while Costco has been called out for its inadequate response

 

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Breaking €1 billion for the first time, Ceva Santé Animale consolidates its position as the leading French player in the global animal health market

Tue, 13 Feb 2018

2017 will go down in history as the year Ceva Santé Animale (Ceva) achieved growth of 20% and broke the billion euro barrier for the first time with sales of €1.1 billion. This performance consolidates its position as the 6th largest animal health company and leading French multinational in the sector.

 

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Clostridial dermatitis: Why is it so prevalent in turkeys?

Tue, 13 Feb 2018

Skin lesions in turkeys open the door to Clostridium infections and clostridial dermatitis, the most important disease in the turkey industry, according to a study by Kakambi Nagaraja, PhD, microbiologist and infectious disease specialist at the University of Minnesota.

 

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Aviagen Group to participate at the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production (WCGALP)

Tue, 13 Feb 2018

Aviagen to feature chicken and turkey breeding programs and genetics expertise at New Zealand conference.

 

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Aviagen looks back at a successful IPPE 2018

Tue, 13 Feb 2018

If you made the journey to IPPE 2018 that took place Jan. 30-Feb. 1 in Atlanta, you’ll agree that booth B6721 was a happening place!

 

Stay ahead at the British Pig and Poultry Fair 2018

Mon, 12 Feb 2018

Pig and poultry producers are well known for embracing new technology and business tools, and many are planning further investment to ensure a bright future in the years ahead

 

UK food and farming sector unites to highlight impact on home-grown production

Mon, 12 Feb 2018

11 February 2018 - Thirty-six organisations representing the UK’s food and farming industry set out what a successful Brexit means to them and to promote a unified voice to government from across the food sector in a joint statement

 

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Thai livestock and its journey to be responsible antimicrobial users

Fri, 09 Feb 2018

Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) is a term we are hearing more and more, and it poses a significant threat to your life

 

NFU in House of Lords discussions on Brexit and food security

Fri, 09 Feb 2018

A thriving domestic food and farming sector with well-developed relationships rather than a ‘trade with all-comers’ approach could help to insulate the UK from price volatility, lower standards and food fraud, NFU Director General Terry Jones told a House of Lords Sub-Committee

 

Monitoring animal welfare at slaughter: CCTV and beyond

Fri, 09 Feb 2018

Humane Slaughter Association (HSA) to hold one day seminar in May

 

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Save money and boost bird health with new wormer

Tue, 06 Feb 2018

Poultry smallholders could save up to 25% and boost bird health and productivity by using a new medicated wormer to tackle internal parasites

 

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The rise of fumonisins marks global trend as mycotoxin threat shifts

Tue, 06 Feb 2018

Fumonisins have become more prevalent at higher concentrations in raw commodities and finished feeds in recent years, according to the latest annual Biomin Mycotoxin Survey data.

 

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Public benefits of organic farming need formal recognition, says leading organic body

Tue, 06 Feb 2018

The public benefits offered to the UK by organic agriculture need to be properly recognised and rewarded by government post-Brexit, according to leading organic certifier OF&G

 

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Aviagen LLC hosts Arbor Acres school in Egypt, welcomes high-performing customers to Arbor Acres Clubs

Tue, 06 Feb 2018

Arbor Acres® customers from Russia and Kazakhstan united in November 2017 in Cairo, Egypt, to share knowledge, gain practical experience, and learn about the latest poultry industry advancements at the annual Arbor Acres School. Another highlight of the gathering was a ceremony to award the latest members of the Arbor Acres 140 and 400 Clubs.

 

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Webinar Wednesdays: Embryo Diagnosis

Mon, 05 Feb 2018

Part of the ongoing Webinar Wednesday series Dr. Keith Bramwell discusses Embryo Diagnosis and Egg Shell breakout.

 

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Webinar Wednesdays: Biosecurity

Mon, 05 Feb 2018

Part of the ongoing Webinar Wednesday series, this one on hatchery biosecurity and best practices.

 

Gangrenous dermatitis: Guarding against a costly disease

Mon, 05 Feb 2018

In recent years, gangrenous dermatitis (GD) has been on the increase among commercial broiler operations in the US, resulting in significant economic losses.[1] This serious bacterial disease of poultry tends to occur in fast-growing broilers between 4 and 8 weeks of age.

 

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Jamesway invites you to Webinar Wednesdays

Mon, 05 Feb 2018

Jamesway is pleased to announce the launch of our Webinar Wednesdays education series, focusing on the questions at the forefront of hatchery manager’s minds.

 

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Aviagen awards Ian Panton scholarship at IPPE 2018

Mon, 05 Feb 2018

Aviagen® announced today that it has awarded the 2017 Ian Panton scholarship to Nükhet Samanlı from Aviagen Anadolu in Turkey.

 

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CVM and Ceva enter educational partnership for Latin American veterinarians

Fri, 02 Feb 2018

The NC State College of Veterinary Medicine and animal health company Ceva are collaborating on a distance learning project providing certification in poultry health management for veterinarians in Latin America.

 

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Maple Leaf Farms celebrates 60 years in the poultry business

Fri, 02 Feb 2018

LEESBURG, IN, 1 February 2018 – Maple Leaf Farms, a fourth generation family owned poultry company, is celebrating its 60th anniversary in 2018 with a year-long look back at its history with employees and business partners

 

India's farmed chickens given some of the strongest antibiotics

Fri, 02 Feb 2018

A report by Madlen Davies and Rahul M for the Bureau of Investigative Journalism reveals that chickens in India have been dosed with some of the strongest antibiotics in medicine. One of which, colistin, has been referred to as the "last hope" antibiotic because it is only used in circumstances where no other treatment is possible to fight infection. The World Health Organization has restricted its use in animals and banned it as a growth promoter.

 

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Meyn sells its 300th Rapid breast deboner at IPPE 2018

Thu, 01 Feb 2018

Meyn, the market leader in poultry processing solutions, has sold its 300th Rapid breast deboner to Perdue, one of the leading food and agribusiness companies based in North Carolina, USA

 

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Hockerwood Eggs expects to increase egg production by 10 eggs per bird

Thu, 01 Feb 2018

LONDON, 29 January 2018 - Hockerwood Eggs in Nottinghamshire is the first free-range egg producer in the world to install Vencomatic’s latest state-of-the art Veranda Gallery Aviary System.

 

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Aviagen invites visitors to VIV MEA 2018 in Abu Dhabi

Thu, 01 Feb 2018

Aviagen® will welcome distributors, customers and other guests to its stand in Hall 5, Number D035 at VIV MEA 2018. This important gathering of animal protein producers throughout the Middle East and Africa (MEA) will take place Feb. 5-7 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.

 

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Job opportunity, Aviagen: Head of Technical Operations (Turkey, Middle East & Africa - TMEA)

Thu, 01 Feb 2018

Aviagen are now seeking a Head of Technical Operations to join the management team. Full role requirements and job description is available below.

 

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Aviagen looks forward to IPPE 2018, earns longstanding exhibitor accolades

Wed, 31 Jan 2018

This year the International Production and Processing Expo (IPPE), hosted by the US Poultry and Egg Association (USPEA) in Atlanta, will signal a special occasion for Aviagen®.

 

Frozen ready meals market will register a CAGR of 4.3 percent through 2026

Wed, 31 Jan 2018

The key role of refrigeration in the global supply chain of food products has driven the use of freezing and frozen storage units. Along with packaging, freezing of foods has played an instrumental role in the value chain of food products, particularly for meals.

 

Planning anticoccidial rotation strategies: Consider the consequences

Wed, 31 Jan 2018

Anticoccidial rotation strategies help reduce the health and economic impact of coccidiosis, while preserving the efficacy of the limited range of tools available for managing it.

 

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On the road again? Download Poultry Health Today podcasts before you go

Wed, 31 Jan 2018

Most of Poultry Health Today’s video interviews with leading health experts and other opinion leaders can now be downloaded as podcasts and listened to on mobile devices or through audio systems of most vehicles.

 

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Poultry Health Today lines up video interviews with leading poultry experts at IPPE

Wed, 31 Jan 2018

More than two dozen poultry-health experts and trend watchers will be interviewed on camera over the next three days as part of Poultry Health Today’s news coverage of the 2018 International Production & Processing Expo, International Poultry Scientific Forum and the Southern Conference on Avian Diseases.

 

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NFU urges Trump to make good on promises regarding trade and infrastructure

Wed, 31 Jan 2018

WASHINGTON – In his first State of the Union address, President Donald Trump continued his promises to turn the page “on decades of unfair trade deals” and to rebuild the nation’s “crumbling infrastructure,” both issues of major concern for American family farmers and ranchers.

 

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Pushing Boundaries: Novus innovations revealed at IPPE

Wed, 31 Jan 2018

Nutritional Strategies Addressing Poultry Gut Health, Meat Quality and Epigenetics Showcased at International Production and Processing Expo.

 

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Petersime’s global sales network continues to take shape

Tue, 30 Jan 2018

Petersime has made a strategic choice to be locally anchored in order to be closer to their clients. This will improve the effectiveness of sales, service and technical support operations. Therefore, the sales team is being strengthened with an Area Sales Manager for CIS countries and Central and Eastern Europe.

 

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1,000,000 birds placed on the Bolegg Gallery

Tue, 30 Jan 2018

It is two years since we released the Bolegg Gallery. A multi-tier aviary system for layers that combines user friendliness with a clever and economic design.

 

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Training in the USA: hands-on knowledge sharing in hatchery management

Tue, 30 Jan 2018

Training is a unique contributor to NatureForm’s rapid growth across the USA and Canada and, earlier this year, a group of 14 hatchery professionals came together to take part in a three-day Hatchery Management Training programme.

 

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Are you getting the most out of your machines?

Tue, 30 Jan 2018

Petersime’s range of single-stage incubators have an advanced, intuitive user interface and autopilot functions. However, the hatchery manager’s expertise will always be essential.

 

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Friesen Hatcheries, first hatchery to adopt single stage incubation in Belize

Tue, 30 Jan 2018

Wedged between Mexico and Guatemala, one finds the tiny and eclectic country of Belize. Since the 18th century this Caribbean gem has been the home of several colonies of Mennonites. Because of their strong entrepreneurial position, they are commonly regarded as the economic motor of Belize.

 

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The Indonesia Poultry Industry got together for the Operational Excellence Days in Jakarta

Tue, 30 Jan 2018

In its endeavour to turn all customers into hatching champions, Petersime organizes worldwide several seminars for the poultry sector. The one in Indonesia, Operational Excellence Days Jakarta took place on the 16th and 17th of October at the Grand Mercure Jakarta Kemayoran.

 

Australian broiler farm sold to egg producer

Tue, 30 Jan 2018

Poultry farm conversion from meat to eggs a saviour

 

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Joint venture between Innovatec Hatchery Automation and Agri Advanced Technologies

Tue, 30 Jan 2018

Innovatec Hatchery Automation, located in The Netherlands, and Agri Advanced Technologies (AAT), a subsidiary of the EW GROUP, have agreed a long-term cooperation as independent companies.

 

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New dealer Ivory Coast

Tue, 30 Jan 2018

Vencomatic Group welcomes Team of Experts to our dealer network. Team of Experts is established by Mr. Irie Serge Bienvenue Tra Bi. Mr. Tra Bi, is working with his team of 14 people in the Ivory Coast and neighbouring countries.

 

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Is feed a vector for avian influenza virus?

Mon, 29 Jan 2018

Layer feed does not appear to be a likely vector for transmitting the avian influenza (AI) virus, based on research conducted by Yuko Sato, DVM, of Iowa State University.

 

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Cobb at IPPE: Driving the Industry Forward

Mon, 29 Jan 2018

Learn more about Cobb-Vantress and how the genetics company is driving the poultry industry forward at the 2018 International Poultry Processors Expo (IPPE) opening in Atlanta on January 30.

 

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AB Vista IPPE Tech Talk – Feed Intelligence and the role of NIR in identifying incremental gains

Mon, 29 Jan 2018

Precision nutrition is an aspiration for many companies as they look to identify ways in which to increase profitability. The concept is grounded in delivering precise nutrient requirements to the animal.

 

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Hy-Line International hosts key distributor conference

Mon, 29 Jan 2018

Hy-Line International, the world leader in layer poultry genetics, recently hosted a key global distributor conference for Hy-Line customers around the world.

 

Environment Agency urged to delay charge proposals following consultation

Mon, 29 Jan 2018

The NFU is urging the Environment Agency (EA) to delay the introduction of changes to its charging regimes which could see significant increased costs for farming businesses

 

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Supporting the growth of Canada’s organic sector

Mon, 29 Jan 2018

Guelph, Ontario - Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada - The Canadian organic industry is one of Canada’s fastest growing agricultural sectors, thanks to Canada’s hardworking organic farmers and food processors who supply nutritious, sustainable, and high-quality organic products.

 

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Merck Animal Health focusses on innovation at IPPE 2018

Fri, 26 Jan 2018

This year marks the conclusion of the funding program which will have supported three doctoral students and their important research in poultry science.

 

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Trending now: Top trends to watch for poultry innovation in 2018

Fri, 26 Jan 2018

Trending now: Top trends to watch for poultry innovation in 2018

 

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International poultry event set to showcase leading-edge Novus research

Thu, 25 Jan 2018

Pushing the boundaries of modern poultry nutrition and health is what Novus International, Inc.’s research and development team does best, and their results will be on full display at the International Poultry Scientific Forum in Atlanta, Georgia next week.