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Jamaican egg processor calls off investment

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 13 February 2019 12:47. An entrepreneur whose business looked likely to relieve Jamaica’s struggling commercial egg producers has put further expansion on hold, fearing competition from cheap imports.

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Protein production 2030: Animal vs. plant-based proteins

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 6 February 2019 23:35. U.S. consumers want to consume more protein, regardless of the source — a trend that is giving rise to plant-based protein alternatives.

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Top 20 US egg producers in 2019

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 5 February 2019 06:00. Read updates on the top 20 U.S. egg producers as ranked by WATT Global Media.

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Tax break promised for Jamaica’s shell egg sector

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 4 February 2019 15:28. At the annual meeting in January, members of the Jamaica Egg Farmers Association (JEFA) welcomed the news of a promised removal by the government of the General Consumption Tax (GCT) levied on eggs.

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Egg Farmers of Canada again named one of Ottawa’s Top Employers

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 1 February 2019 05:36. Egg Farmers of Canada is honored to be named as one of the National Capital Region’s Top Employers for the seventh consecutive year. This award recognizes employers in the Ottawa-Gatineau region that are considered to be exceptional workplaces.

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NatureForm appoints Rory Harman regional sales manager for North America

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 31 January 2019 05:05. NatureForm Hatchery Technologies has appointed hatchery specialist Rory Harman as Regional Sales Manager North America, based at the company’s Jacksonville HQ in Florida.

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Genetically modified hens produce drug-containing eggs

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 30 January 2019 06:00. Eggs from genetically modified chickens could herald an era of cheaper drugs now that difficulties in their production have been overcome.

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Eggs with cancer fighting drugs, a possibility in the future?

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 30 January 2019 02:40. New research suggest that genetically modified eggs may contain proteins that could help fight some cancers and arthritis.

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Growth forecast to slow for Zimbabwe’s poultry, livestock sectors

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 28 January 2019 09:22. Despite achieving good growth rates in 2018, forecasts point to a slowing of expansion in the output of meat, milk and eggs in the southern African state this year, as well as early warnings of another major drought.

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