Cornell partners in $10M poultry science grant

    Cornell is co-leading a $9.95 million, five-year U.S. Department of Agriculture grant that aims to transform nutrition and water use in the poultry industry...

Global Animal Protein Outlook 2019 – Growth Slows Down… as Doubts Gear Up

Growth in global animal protein continues, but it is slowing. Uncertainty is a key theme for 2019. Uncertainty created by African swine fever, in...

Effect of low protein diets supplemented with free amino acids on growth performance, slaughter...

J van Harn, M A Dijkslag, M M van Krimpen Poultry Science, Volume 98, Issue 10, October 2019, Pages 4868–4877, https://doi.org/10.3382/ps/pez229 ABSTRACT A study with...

Bed Bugs in Poultry Facilities: Identification, Scouting, and Control Options

By: Erika Machtinger, GREGORY P MARTIN, PH.D., PAS Introduction Bed bugs had all but disappeared in developing countries, but a recent resurgence is causing serious problems....

Cobb-Vantress Partners With The Roslin Institute to Address Food Security

A new collaborative research and development project between Cobb-Vantress and The Roslin Institute brought scientists and industry experts together to address food security needs...

Performance Trace Minerals Help Decrease Skin Lesions in Poultry

The skin or epithelial tissue of an animal provides a physical barrier between the animal and its environment, protecting the animal from bacteria and...

Euthanasia of Recently Hatched Neonates

Texas A&M AgriLife Research Dr. Morgan Farnell, PhD Department of Poultry Science Texas A&M University 101 Kleberg Building; 2472 TAMU College Station, TX 77843 In the egg industry, the sex...

New Flexible Feed Formulation concept aims to improve broiler performance on lower-cost diets

New research from Chr. Hansen confirms that GALLIPRO® — a direct-fed microbial (DFM) for poultry containing a unique strain of Bacillus subtilis — allows...

Reductions in medically important antimicrobials reflect industry stewardship

Source: PoultryHealthToday.com Reductions in the use of medically important antimicrobials demonstrate the poultry industry’s commitment to stewardship of these valuable medications, Randall Singer, DVM, MPVM,...

Strategies for greater robustness and laying persistency in layers

Goals for robustness in birds are being called for to improve animal health and welfare through genetic selection. However, robustness can also be supported...
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