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Outdoor access: Yes for organic eggs, but no for plants

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 8 February 2017 06:00. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) recently published a new final rule calling for major welfare changes for organic livestock.

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US egg industry: cage-free demands, flock size increases

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 8 February 2017 06:00. The U.S. egg industry recovered from the avian influenza outbreak, but 2016 challenged the industry with an oversupply situation and rapidly growing demand for cage-free egg production.

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20 top US egg producers of 2016

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 8 February 2017 06:00. Learn more about the companies WATT Global Media ranks as the top 20 table egg producers in the US in 2016.

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Top 10 poultry news stories, blogs of January

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 6 February 2017 06:00. See what the ten most read poultry-related news stories and blogs on WATTAgNet were during the month of January.

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Michael Foods quarterly loss at $17 million

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 3 February 2017 06:00. Michael Foods suffered a $17 million loss for the first quarter of fiscal year 2017, Michael Foods’ parent company, Post Holdings, reported.

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5 ways to fight back against animal activist groups

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 2 February 2017 12:15. Animal rights groups want to destroy animal agriculture, and the ag industry needs to be proactive to protect its future.

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US exports 14 million eggs to avian flu-struck S. Korea

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 31 January 2017 17:56. The US exported 14 million eggs to South Korea in January as the nation continues to deal with a widespread avian influenza outbreak.

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Bachoco reports net income growth, hints at expansion

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 27 January 2017 06:00. Bachoco, a Mexico-based poultry company that also has operations in the U.S., reported a nearly 162 percent increase in net income for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2016.

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6 ways egg producers can win consumer’s trust

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 26 January 2017 18:04. Consumers are going online to find information about what they eat, but are egg producers doing enough to ensure what they’re finding is accurate?

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Philippine pig, poultry sectors maintain growth in 2016

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 25 January 2017 16:01. The latest statistics published by the Philippine government revealed that poultry and pig production in the country continued to develop in 2016.

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