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The future of in-ovo feeding remains questionable

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 9 September 2019 06:00. When the technology to inject eggs during incubation with nutrients became feasible and practical, there was tremendous enthusiasm.

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Egg consumption may help stave off dementia

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 5 September 2019 17:15. Eggs and poultry meat may help to prevent cognitive decline and Alzheimer’s disease.

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CP Foods unveils cage-free eggs for Thai market

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 4 September 2019 04:34. Charoen Pokphand Foods’ (CP Foods)’ first cage-free egg products produced with high animal welfare practices and healthier nutrients are available for the Thai market.

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Brazilian Breeders brand launched during SIAVS 2019

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 3 September 2019 06:00. This project brings together nine breeding companies and producers of fertile eggs and day-old chicks from Brazil.

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Will the ‘anti-vaxxers’ demand vaccine-free poultry?

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 30 August 2019 19:00. What happens when our anti-vaxxer consumer becomes concerned with the idea that a vaccine may give chicken, hog, or cattle some sort of permanent health issues, like the ones they claim can result from human vaccination?

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Australian egg farmers feel financial squeeze

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 28 August 2019 13:42. Farmers in Western Australia supplying Coles supermarket chain say they are being paid less than the cost of production for their eggs from barn-raised hens at a time of high costs, a nationwide egg shortage, and just as the limit on egg consumption in a […]

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Marketing poultry products to younger generations

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 28 August 2019 06:00. Marketing poultry and egg products to younger generations requires a more tailored approach unimaginable in the past. This offers great opportunities for producers, but this change brings risks for those who fail to engage.

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Unilever, Rose Acre Farms settle in antitrust suit

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 26 August 2019 19:38. Unilever has reached a deal with Rose Acre Farms in an antitrust lawsuit that alleged egg companies conspired to fix prices.

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Mexico will allow imported table eggs to be washed

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 22 August 2019 18:00. Mexico announced modifications were made to the sanitary norms and regulations related to eggs and their products to allow the producers, importers and marketers of table eggs to wash them before they reach the consumer.

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Sunrise Farms avian flu case trial set for November 2020

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 19 August 2019 16:51. A jury trial for a case in which Sunrise Farms Inc. sued companies hired by the U.S. government to depopulate and disinfect its premises near Harris, Iowa, after a 2015 highly pathogenic avian influenza infection has been scheduled for November 30.

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