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Getting water lines operating optimally is considered one of the best ways to boost performance. Here, we consider how to get the basics right.
I am now at the 12 month mark working with the global poultry industry. It has been an interesting 12 months and has expanded my view of the poultry industry beyond the United Kingdom. Here my impressions.
Supplies of poultry feed across northern Europe are being monitored closely following this autumn’s major fire at BASF’s core plant at Ludwigshafen in Germany.
What does it mean to “support the good guys” in relation to eggshell quality? Dr Kayla Price, poultry technical manager for Alltech Canada, discussed how eggshell quality is directly impacted by gut health and balancing our good microbes and potentially bad bacteria.
With antibiotics usage being heavily debated these days, increasingly the notion grows that animal health and animal nutrition are actually 2 sides of the same coin. In that light it isn’t so strange that microbiologist Dr Al Thomas made it to a senior position within a feed additives company.
Shares in New Zealand’s largest poultry producer, Tegel Group, have fallen after profits dropped due to lower exports to Australia, rising costs and an earthquake.
Demand for poultry is not expected to be significantly impacted by the rise in protein products derived from plant sources, insects and cultured meats, according to a new study.
The largest processing poultry plant in the Philippines has been inaugurated thanks to a joint venture between Cargill and Jollibee Foods Corporation (JFC).
The International Egg Commission (IEC) has launched a global database of animal welfare legislation.
Scandinavian-based business Ikea has withdrawn its commitment to Compassion in World Farming’s (CIWF) Good Chicken Award, which highlights companies that have adopted higher welfare poultry standards across the globe.
Zarya poultry farm, near the Siberian city of Krasnojarsk is 100% Russian. That said, the hens and also the farm equipment stem from Western Europe. Poultry World took a look at the 1.1 million layers housed in non-forgiving Siberia...
Whether a pullet rearer or introducing young birds into lay, getting hens off to a good start is essential to a healthy, productive flock. Avivet’s William Garton offers some pointers.
Thousands of people are victims of forced labour and inhumane work conditions in Brazil’s burgeoning poultry and meat sectors, with some having to work 20 hours a day.
Animal protein production across the globe is set to continue next year but there will be increasing competition leading to opportunities for both producers and processors.
Sales of organic poultry in the United States are set to grow further following the announcement this week that Whole Foods chicken supplier Bell and Evans is to build a new plant with an eye to increasing its organic output.
The Australian government has given the green light to standards and rules for certification for the egg producers belonging to Pasture Raised On Open Fields (PROOF) scheme.
Caged systems in Australia are set to become a topic of national debate over the next three months as the government consults on a wide range of poultry welfare issues.
Poultry World is proud to announce that it will host a webinar on antibiotic reduction in Poultry, together with experts from Schothorst Feed Research, Noba BV and Nutriad on the 6th of December 2017.
With the knowledge that it is always flu season somewhere, the large poultry production regions in the western hemisphere are preparing for the next flu season. Or at least should be.
If you were to plot dots on a piece of paper where the distance between these dots represented the different views on antibiotics amongst the government, consumers, producers and restaurant chains/retailers, the dots would likely be as far away as possible. And when you first look at these dots and views, you may think the only thing that stands out as a common link is worry.