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Checking and calibrating sensors: essential hatchery maintenance

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 23 February 2018 05:39. We expect incubators to function 24/7 without disruption – and with the highest levels of accuracy from the sensors in particular, on whose outputs the hatchery manager relies for many years. However as a result of age or the accumulation of dirt, sensors do become […]

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Eggland’s Best celebrates one hundred awards and recognitions

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 23 February 2018 04:54. Eggland’s Best, the nation’s #1 egg, is pleased to announce that it was recently recognized for the 100th time for delivering the freshest, tastiest and most nutritious eggs to families across the United States. Prestigious publications such as Women’s Choice, Men’s Health, Prevention, and SELF have recognized the brand for having better taste, […]

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French fury at minister’s free-range egg commitment

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 22 February 2018 21:42. Egg producers in France have reacted angrily to an announcement by the agriculture minister that from 2022, the only shell eggs sold in the country will be from free-range flocks. The French Poultry Confederation (CFA) told La France Agricole its members were confused by the […]

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Eggs on the menu at Gulfood 2018

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 22 February 2018 04:11. At Gulfood 2018 this week in Dubai, the American Egg Board (AEB), the research, education and promotion arm of the U.S. egg industry, is supporting American egg producers’ export efforts by showcasing the benefits of U.S. eggs and egg products to a large and influential […]

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Iowa egg legislation an example worth following

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 20 February 2018 13:00. Other states would be wise to consider following an example set in Iowa, where lawmakers are proposing a bill that would require grocery stores that sell eggs and participate in federal food programs to sell conventional eggs. Iowa House Study Bill 623, proposed by Iowa House […]

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Iowa bill would require conventional egg availability

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 19 February 2018 17:45. Iowa legislators are considering a bill that would require grocery stores in the state that sell eggs and participate in federal food programs to make conventionally-produced eggs available. House Study Bill 623, proposed by Iowa House Agriculture Chairman Lee Hein, R-Monticello, does not mandate that […]

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Michael Foods to build $85 million egg facility

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 19 February 2018 16:09. Michael Foods will build a 150,000 square-foot egg processing and distribution facility in Norwalk, Iowa. Construction on the $85 million project is targeted to begin in summer 2018. The plant, which will process eggs and pre-cooked egg products, will be completed in 2019. The new […]

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When the hatchery power supply fails

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 16 February 2018 15:30. In a contemporary hatchery all the parameters influencing incubation – such as temperature, humidity, ventilation and the turning of eggs – are based on using electricity. Stopping of the energy supply means that the pumps and fans do not work, heating and cooling does not […]

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Eggland’s Best announces 2018 “America’s Best Recipe” contest

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 15 February 2018 21:18. Eggland’s Best (EB), the nation’s #1 selling egg, is once again searching for the best original egg recipe. The 2018 Eggland’s Best “America’s Best Recipe” Contest invites EB-enthusiasts from across the country to show off their hometown pride and submit recipes featuring EB eggs combined […]

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Minnesota’s poultry farmers praise bi-partisan bill on CERCLA exemptions

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 15 February 2018 05:57. The Minnesota Turkey Growers Association (MTGA) and the Chicken and Egg Association of Minnesota (CEAM) praised a breakthrough bi-partisan bill introduced Feb. 13 by 13 senators – including Minnesota Sens. Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and Tina Smith (D-MN) – to correct a pending federal court requirement […]

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