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Protekta® is changing the pecking order in poultry operations with the introduction of the...

This unique enrichment tool is specifically designed to prevent and reduce abnormal pecking behavior. Protekta, an affiliate of global animal health leader Vilofoss, is pleased...

Forbes Names Sanderson Farms Among America’s Best Employers

Employee Feedback Earns Company's Place on Prestigious Annual List Sanderson Farms, Inc., the nation's third largest poultry producer, has been named one of America's Best...

Orka Updates Wireless Egg Node

Orka Food Technology has announced a major upgrade for the Wireless Egg Node.  Improvements include:   Software is able to run multiple eggs simultaneously The...

Are your barn sensors playing tricks on you?

Source: Hybrid Turkeys Newsletter Are your barn sensors playing tricks on you? Have you ever been in this situation? It’s day 3 of brooding your new...

Sanderson Farms Says Not All Protein Is The Same: Poultry’s Protein Advantage

Source: Sanderson Farms news release A surprising number of American shoppers have wildly incorrect beliefs about what foods are the most protein-packed. Consumer research by...

Science of Incubation

Incubation means maintaining conditions favorable for developing and hatching fertile eggs. Still-air incubators do not provide mechanical circulation of air. Forced-air incubators are equipped with...

In Wake Of AFS, China May Lift Bans On U.S. Pork And Poultry

Reuters reports: China would likely lift a ban on U.S. poultry as part of a trade deal and may buy more pork to meet a...

How long do chickens lay eggs?

Backyard hens can lay up to 250 eggs in their first year with higher egg counts starting in spring. With spring in full force and...

Cobb and ASGAV Educate Brazilian Consumers About the Benefits of Chicken

: Together, Cobb-Vantress and ASGAV (Gaúcha Association of Poultry) are continuing a joint campaign educating Brazilian consumers about the benefits of making chicken a...

National Breeders Roundtable to Address Current Poultry Breeding Research and Developments

The National Breeders Roundtable brings together poultry breeder specialists and geneticists from the industry, universities and government to discuss the most current poultry breeding...

McDonald’s Announces Its Progress On Cage-Free Raised Eggs

McDonald's USA provided an update this week on its commitment to source 100% cage-free eggs by 2025, saying it is making significant progress. "Our egg...

Perdue Farms confirms 118 employees laid off

A spokesperson for Perdue Farms confirmed Friday afternoon that the company has laid off 118 of its 21,000 employees nationwide. Perdue spokesperson Andrea Straub said...

USDA Issues “Feed Outlook: April 2019” Report

Source: USDA news release To view the complete report, click here. The April 2019 Feed Outlook report contains estimates for 2017/18 and projections for 2018/19 U.S....

2019 Cobb Asia-Pacific Tech School Focuses on Evolving Industry

Building on continued growth in the Asia-Pacific region, Cobb-Vantress hosted its second Cobb Asia-Pacific Technical School in Phuket, Thailand, in March. The three-day course...

Urban chicken farmer urges Halifax council to nix proposed poultry rules

Source: CBC News Canada An urban farmer in Halifax disagrees with proposed new restrictions on flocks of chickens. John Wimberly has kept chickens on peninsular Halifax...

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Protekta® is changing the pecking order in poultry operations with the...

This unique enrichment tool is specifically designed to prevent and reduce abnormal pecking behavior. Protekta, an affiliate of global animal health leader Vilofoss, is pleased...