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Vitor Hugo Brandalize has been appointed as nutritional specialist in the Cobb World Technical Support team.
The British Poultry Council’s support for Harper Adams University students is growing this year, with two more companies joining the BPC scholarships scheme and each financial award being increased by £1,000, to £4,500 per year.
The Venezuelan government pays 42% more for frozen chicken imports from Argentina with respect to other importing countries, latest statistics reveal.
Last year, the world organization for animal health (OIE) received more immediate notifications for low pathogenic avian influenza. For the highly pathogenic forms however, the OIE received less notifications than the year before.
A ban on beak trimming in England from 1 January 2016 is “almost certainly unrealistic”, according to Scottish rural affairs minister Richard Lochhead.
Sweden has faced an outbreak of Newcastle Disease in a flock of laying hens, the Swedish Board of Agriculture Department for Animal Welfare and Health has reported to the OIE.
Researchers at the University of Liverpool are building the world's most comprehensive database describing human and animal pathogens, which can be used to prevent and tackle disease outbreaks around the globe.
Xiuzhen Zhang (Julia) has been appointed new vice president and commercial manager China, Aviagen Asia. Minquing Gu has been promoted to area technical manager China.
A regional council in Australia has approved the development of 70 broiler chicken sheds for leading poultry producer Baiada which will house close to three million birds in the north of New South Wales.
The US Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Food Safety and Inspection Service (FSIS) has sent its proposed rule to modernise the US poultry inspection system to the Office of Management and Budget’s (OMB) Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs (OIRA) for review, and will post on the OMB website shortly.
Ukrainian poultry producer, Mironivsky Hlibroproduct (MHP) has announced Yuriy Melnyk as its new chief executive officer, following his predecessor's appointment as First Deputy Head of the Presidential Administration.
Professor David Hughes, IEC’s Global Food Marketing Analyst, led the newly styled Customer Focus session at IEC Business Conference. The new format included an informal interview between Professor Hughes and each speaker at the end of their presentation, allowing Professor Hughes to really drill down into the details that matter to egg businesses.
The latest food outlook published by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) suggests that global poultry production is expected to grow by 1.6% to 108.7 million tonnes in 2014.
Danisco Animal Nutrition, a subsidiary of DuPont Industrial Biosciences, and partners including Nutreco, Aviagen and Cobb-Vantress, will discuss at a PSA Meeting Symposium how the escalating demand for poultry meat can be met sustainably up to 2050 and beyond.
Poultry equipment supplier, Chore-Time, has named Chris Stoler as executive vice president and general manager of the Chore-Time Group.
US egg producer, Cal-Maine Foods, has reached annual sales of over one billion dozen eggs for fiscal 2014 with an expected total of 1.014 billion dozen fresh eggs sold.
China is to lower anti-dumping duties on US chicken products following last year's ruling against Beijing by the World Trade Organization in a four-year-old dispute.
Over the years Marel Stork’s RoboBatcher system has been running at a number of poultry processors, proving to be a solid top performer that is well integrated with other equipment and provides processors with a high level of production control. Based on this, the latest generation, the RoboBatcher Flex, is now ready for release.
The H7N3 highly pathogenic avian influenza outbreak in Mexico which has lasted over two years has resulted in the collective death or depletion of 28 million broilers, breeders, and laying hens, according to the president of the Association of Poultry Processors (UNA) of Mexico, Gorge Gracia de la Cadena.
The poultry industry offers some of the most exciting career prospects in farming — that’s the message from organisers of the Zoetis/British Poultry Council Trainee of the Year Award, now open for entries.