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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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Pas Reform appoints new sales director

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 24 January 2019 22:28. As part of its continuing program of international expansion, Pas Reform has appointed John de Rijk to the role of Sales Director.

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First publicly accessible poultry farm for the UK

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 23 January 2019 18:04. The first poultry farm in the United Kingdom that will be open to the public is scheduled for 2020.

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Free-range egg contracts slammed for ‘buyer bias’

Farmers Weekly The British Free Range Egg Producers Association (BFREPA) plans to introduce its own model contract for egg producers, to provide a blueprint for members and so encourage packers to improve the terms they offer their suppliers. The move follows a study by BFREPA and solicitors Birketts of egg contracts, which found the terms of agreement […]

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Robotics may be the answer to US labor shortage

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 21 January 2019 06:00. This robot can assess equipment, remove floor eggs, recognize mortality and give a qualitative analysis of birds and the environment.

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2019 poultry outlook: 5 issues influencing feed production

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 21 January 2019 06:00. While forecasts suggest growth in global poultry production, five factors may influence feed costs and production to varying degrees.

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