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Best wishes of the season from Poultry International

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 18 December 2019 17:00. Season’s Greetings to all readers of Poultry International and to an industry extending the season of goodwill.

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Jury rejects suit claiming conspiracy to hike egg prices

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 13 December 2019 18:48. A class-action lawsuit that claimed a conspiracy to limit the United States egg supply and drive up prices was rejected on December 12 by a federal jury in the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania.

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Maine Legislative Council passes cage-free egg bill

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 12 December 2019 18:09. Maine’s Legislative Council approved a bill that would prohibit certain confinements of hens and the sale of their eggs.

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5 poultry data trends you need to know

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 11 December 2019 19:15. Although slowing compared to the previous decade, global poultry and egg production is expanding with changing diets and a growing population.

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Staffing companies providing workers to Hillandale fined

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 6 December 2019 21:24. Two companies providing temporary workers for a Hillandale Farms plant in Bozrah, Connecticut, have been fined by the Connecticut Department of Labor’s Wage and Workplace Standards Division.

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Do we use pigments or colorants in poultry?

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 5 December 2019 16:00. Pigments in biology, as defined in the Spanish Language Academy dictionary, is a “coloring substance that, dissolved or in the form of granules, it is found in the cytoplasm of many plant and animal cells.”

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How to ensure clean water through the entire layer house

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 5 December 2019 06:00. The key to a successful water program is to assess issues and identify opportunities to improve the quality of the water at a specific location or house.

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Herbruck’s Poultry Ranch opens onsite wellness clinic

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 3 December 2019 19:45. Herbruck’s Poultry Ranch, a fourth-generation family egg producer on December 3 opened Herbruck’s Employee Wellness Clinic, a new onsite wellness clinic that offers free preventative health care services for Herbruck’s employees and their dependents.

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Egg sector must play greater role in consumer education

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 3 December 2019 11:00. Without better education from the egg sector, today’s consumers may fail to recognize the very food that offers them exactly what they are looking for.

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Michigan cage-free egg bill signed into law

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 22 November 2019 19:45. A newly passed law in Michigan will require that all eggs that are produced or sold in Michigan be produced in cage-free laying systems by 2025.

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