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Cobb New Zealand earns Avian Transitional Facility certificate

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 25 September 2018 02:15. Cobb-Vantress, the world’s oldest broiler breeding company, is pleased to announce that the Ministry of Primary Industries (MPI) — New Zealand’s public service department overseeing farming, fishing, food and other sectors — recently approved Cobb New Zealand as an Avian Transitional Facility.

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With small poultry farms, everyone wins

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 24 September 2018 06:00. Benjamín Ruiz tells his experience visiting a small poultry farm in France with both types of egg production: in cages, and free-range.

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Brighter future for egg producers in Namakkal, India

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 19 September 2018 09:13. As feed costs fall back, prospects are looking up for farmers in India’s second largest egg-producing district, Namakkal.

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3 ways algae can improve egg quality

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 18 September 2018 19:04. The use of algae in layer diets can help improve egg quality in several ways: it can produce eggs that have better health benefits for people, it can contribute to better yolk pigments, and it can improve egg output by hens.

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Poultry farming: The robots are coming

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 14 September 2018 07:00. Robotic technologies to be presented at the Poultry Tech Summit give a glimpse into the next revolution in poultry farming — automation that tirelessly interacts with flocks, pinpoints localized problems in the house and reports everything on the cloud.    

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FW Awards: Poultry Farmer of the Year finalists 2018

Farmers Weekly Our poultry farmer finalists this year occupy quite different parts of the sector. We have an egg producer-packer in Phil Crawley, who manages Sunrise Eggs with brother Ady. Also in egg production but of a very different kind is Derek McKeown, who tends to grandparent broiler breeders, a highly technical operation where biosecurity […]

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Cage-free housing increases layer gut health challenges

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 12 September 2018 13:46. Learn why an industry professional says gut health in layers is more important than ever.

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New tools, challenges for poultry farm insect control

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 12 September 2018 13:14. Producers recognize the need for an effective insect control program as an important part of a layer farm biosecurity program.

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Herbruck’s Poultry Ranch celebrates huge milestone

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 11 September 2018 18:08. A fourth-generation family operation recently celebrated 60 years in the poultry industry.

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Labeling issues result in egg recall in South Africa

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 7 September 2018 20:15. Labels lead to recall of imported table eggs in South Africa.

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