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Perdue Farms Becomes First Poultry Company in the United States to Achieve GreenCircle Zero...

Lewiston, N.C., harvest operation diverts more than 8.3 million pounds of waste in 2019 52.1% of the waste generated in the United States, or 139...

Maple Leaf raises dividend on outlook for growth of meat and plant operations

Maple Leaf Foods Inc. increased its dividend as it anticipates profitable growth this year from its meat operations and revenues increasing by 30 per cent...

How Much Water Does Your Evaporative Cooling System Need?

Figure 1. A typical broiler house with an evaporative cooling system and tunnel exhaust fans. The exhaust fans are visible at the far left,...

The value of understanding moisture loss in incubation, by Ben Green from Cobb Vantress

Calculating moisture loss from the egg during the incubation process is a vital tool in achieving good chick quality and hatchability. This allows you...

Fire at Gerber’s Poultry Processing Facility in Ohio

Fire officials said a sprinkler system prevented damages to the Gerber’s Poultry Inc. processing plant in Kidron, OH last Saturday night after a fire ignited inside...

Intestinal and Tracheal Parasites of Poultry

Gary D. Butcher and Michael A. Davis 2 A parasite is defined as an animal or plant that derives sustenance and/or protection by living in...

Bulgaria reports two new bird flu outbreaks

Bulgaria’s food safety agency authorities reported on Monday two new outbreaks of the highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu in the southern part of the...

Perdue Farms Hosts First Company Wide Day of Understanding to Celebrate Diversity & Inclusion

Participants on a panel about diversity and inclusion organized by Perdue Farms as part of the company’s first Day of Understanding on Thursday, February...

USDA And USTR Announce Progress On Implementation Of U.S.-China Phase One Agreement

Source: USDA news release Washington - U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue and United States Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer announced today that China has taken...

January Poultry Production up 6%

The USDA says January 2020 poultry production was 4.525 billion pounds, up 6% from January 2019. Chicken accounted for 3.997 billion pounds, with turkey...

University of Tennessee – Martin Awarded $5,125 USPOULTRY Foundation Student Recruiting Grant

The USPOULTRY Foundation awarded a $5,125student recruiting grant to the University of Tennessee-Martin. The grant was made possible in part by an endowing Foundation...

Litter use by laying hens in a commercial aviary: dust bathing and piling

Abstract The laying hen industry, including in the United States, is responding to social concerns about hen welfare by implementing alternative housing systems such as...

Why measure chain feeder speed?

Broiler Breeder Management How-to’s provided by Aviagen Tip #7 Chain feeder speed determines how quickly feed is distributed.

USDA Releases “Livestock, Dairy, And Poultry Outlook” Report

Source: USDA news release To view the complete report, click here. The Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook for February 2020 analyzes economic impacts on animal product...

Links between nutrition and health focus of Animal Nutrition Conference of Canada, May 12-14...

New research exploring the links between animal nutrition and health is offering promise and generating much excitement in helping solve some of today’s greatest...

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Perdue Farms Becomes First Poultry Company in the United States to...

Lewiston, N.C., harvest operation diverts more than 8.3 million pounds of waste in 2019 52.1% of the waste generated in the United States, or 139...
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