Fire Destroys Barn with 12,400 Broilers in North Carolina

    A fire destroyed a barn with 12,500 4-week old broilers on Saturday on a farm in Roaring River North Carolina. Claude Shew Jr. a contract...

Lameness in Poultry – How Much is it Costing Your Poultry Operation?

Lameness is a growing problem in modern poultry production that decreases bird performance and operation profitability. One of the major contributors to the worldwide...

FFAR Announces $4M Animal Welfare Technology Research Initiative, In Partnership With McDonald’s

SMART Broiler Initiative Harnesses Technology to Improve Poultry Welfare Assessments The Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) announces the launch of the SMART Broiler,...

Management of Hatching Eggs and Broiler Performance1

G. D. Butcher and Amir H. Nilipour2 Broiler performance in the field is dependent to a large extent on egg management practices. Quality management for...

Tyson Foods and Auburn University partner to build first stand-alone solar-powered poultry house

Off-the-grid broiler poultry house will be key to informing sustainable energy practices at scale Auburn University’s National Poultry Technology Center (NPTC), a leader in poultry...

Raising cleaner birds: What more can live production do to reduce Salmonella?

Successful Salmonella control throughout live poultry production requires an integrated effort, attention to detail and careful follow-through to help processing plants meet more stringent...

Jamaica Broilers Group acquires US processing plant

Source: Jamaica Observer Gentry's Poultry located in South Carolina now being operated by local company The Jamaica Broilers Group Limited (JBG) as part of its...

U.S. Broiler Industry Creates Almost 200,000 New Jobs, Economic Output Up 11 Percent in...

The broiler chicken industry provides 1,393,739 jobs, $76.5 billion in wages, $347 billion in total economic activity and $27 billion in government revenue, according...

Biofilms in Poultry Drinking Systems

Download the complete report Water is an important but often overlooked nutrient. Most people concentrate on making sure they have adequalte supplies of water for...

Storage of Broiler Litter1

R. A. Bucklin, J. P. Jacob, R. A. Nordstedt, D. R. Sloan, R. S. Tervola, and F. B. Mather2 With the introduction of new environmental...
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