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Precision poultry nutrition shapes industry’s future

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 25 June 2017 06:00. The predicted growth of poultry production and consumption by 2050 will be made possible by advances in genetics, management and nutrition, including precision nutrition. Read the entire report about precision nutrition exclusively in the July issue of Poultry International. Precision nutrition is defined as “the […]

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BuzzFeed feedback on cage-free eggs a must-read

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 19 June 2017 06:00. When I saw the BuzzFeed headline “America is flooded with cage-free eggs, but people aren’t buying them,” I was happy to see that message being spread. It was nice to see that other media outlets were catching wind of what those in the egg industry already knew: The supposed […]

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SPACE celebrates 30th anniversary in 2017

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 14 June 2017 22:40. dk_photo, Bigstockphoto.com SPACE will celebrate its 30th year in 2017 at the Rennes Exhibition Centre in France, September 12-15. SPACE is the key event reflecting the fluctuations of the European and global markets, serving the exhibitors, the visitors and in particular the farmers who attend […]

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3 expansion projects for Cooper Farms

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 14 June 2017 06:00. Cooper Farms has been busy with expansion projects, with the completion of a cooked meats plant expansion, a new vehicle maintenance and repair shop, and a truck disinfecting station.

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Herbruck’s still seeks permits for proposed egg farm

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 14 June 2017 06:00. Herbruck’s Poultry Ranch is working toward obtaining permits for its cage-free layer operation near Mercersburg, Pennsylvania.

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The Mexican egg industry is decentralizing

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 13 June 2017 17:06. There is a before and after in the history of Mexican poultry industry following the major outbreaks of avian flu in 2012.

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Cal-Maine: Egg industry consolidation will continue

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 7 June 2017 19:56. Cal-Maine Foods executives said that the egg industry will continue its longtime trend of consolidation, but the rate of consolidation remains somewhat of an unknown.

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Retailers may struggle to fulfill cage-free egg vows

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 7 June 2017 15:36. Foodservice businesses may have an easier time living up to their promises to source only cage-free eggs than retailers, Cal-Maine Foods CEO Dolph Baker said.

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Have good practices been any good to JBS?

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 6 June 2017 06:00. It is imperative that, together with good production practices, companies adhere to good business practices, even more so when the poultry industry is besieged by other problems.

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Dutt & Wagner to acquire Parker & Reichman egg business

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 2 June 2017 06:00. Dutt & Wagner of Virginia has reached an agreement to acquire the assets of egg company Parker & Reichman. | Dutt & Wagner of Virginia Dutt & Wagner of Virginia has reached an agreement to acquire substantially all the assets of Parker & Reichman, relating […]

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