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Moba USA expanding network of agents in North America

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 26 September 2017 05:22. Moba USA, a subsidiary of Moba, leading manufacturer of grading, packing and processing equipment for consumption eggs, has contracted as of September, Farm Boy AG, as its new representative for the Moba and Diamond brand farm packers. Farm Boy AG, based in Pennsylvania, is an agricultural […]

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Are cage-free layers healthier?

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 22 September 2017 18:18. “We didn’t put birds in cages for no reason,” said Kelli Jones, DVM at the 2017 Live Production, Welfare and Biosecurity Convention.

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USPOULTRY releases sixth video on poultry and egg farm environmentalism

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 22 September 2017 06:53. U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY) is releasing a sixth video in a series highlighting environmental stewardship on poultry and egg farms. The video features one of USPOULTRY’s Family Farm Environmental Excellence Award winners, Bullard Farms in Stedman, N.C. Collins Bullard and his wife, Alison, own a […]

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215,000 Fipronil-tainted eggs found in Bulgaria

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 20 September 2017 16:45. Ivaylo Georgiev, Freeimages.com From WATTAgNet: About 215,000 eggs that were tainted with Fipronil were discovered at a warehouse and in shops in Plovdiv, Bulgaria, the country’s Food Safety Agency reported on September 19. According to an agency spokesperson, the eggs had enough residues of Fipronil […]

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US transition to cage-free eggs by 2025 in question

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 20 September 2017 01:47. Bjarte Kvinge Tvedt, Freeimages.com Larry Sadler, Ph.D., recently named the new vice president of animal welfare for United Egg Producers (UEP), discussed the commitment of companies to sell cage-free eggs by a certain future date at the 2017 Live Production, Welfare and Biosecurity Convention, on […]

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Post Holdings to acquire Bob Evans Farms

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 19 September 2017 19:29. Post Holdings has agreed to purchase Bob Evans Farms, with the transaction expected to be finalized in 2018. | Photo courtesy of Bob Evans Farms Post Holdings has agreed to acquire Bob Evans Farms for $77 per share or about $1.5 billion. Upon finalization of […]

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Nutriad sponsor of South Asia Layer Feed Quality conference

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 18 September 2017 21:12. Multinational feed additives producer Nutriad continues to support tradeshows, conferences and seminars across Asia. Most recently the Belgium headquartered company sponsored the 2017 South Asia Layer Feed Quality in Bangkok (Thailand). The event, that took place in September, addressed the specific challenges egg producers in […]

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Fareway Stores CEO, Reynolds Cramer, receives Iowa Egg Council Partner Award

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 14 September 2017 02:09. The Iowa Egg Council has announced Reynolds Cramer, CEO for Fareway Stores, Inc., as the recipient for the Iowa Egg Council Partner Award. “Reynolds leadership in the Iowa retail community, support of Iowa egg farmers and partnership efforts with Iowa Egg Council and the Iowa egg […]

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United States Egg Marketers names Derreck Nassar CEO

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 13 September 2017 01:19. Derreck Nassar | United States Egg Marketers The United States Egg Marketers (USEM) Board of Directors has appointed Derreck Nassar as chief executive officer, effective September 18.  Nassar joins USEM with more than ten years of experience in the egg industry. Prior to joining USEM, […]

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Introducing David Miles – EmTech’s newest recruit

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 12 September 2017 15:43. David Miles may be new to EmTech but he is certainly no stranger to the Incubation industry. David’s passion for this business began back in 1999 when he joined Buckeye Incubator Company as a Mechanical Design Engineer helping to introduce Single Stage incubation systems. Immediately […]

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