All News

US Vital Farms hits record Q2 net revenue, income is down

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 5 August 2022 19:27. Egg producer Vital Farms reported a net revenue increase of 37.4% to $82.9 million in its second quarter 2022 financial results, published on August 4, 2022.

read more

One death, seven hospitalized in US Hillandale collapse

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 2 August 2022 19:00. A Hillandale Farms’ layer barn collapse trapped eight contract workers and caused one fatality on Friday, July 29, 2022.

read more

US Hillandale Farms selects new Chief Executive Officer

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 2 August 2022 17:25. Kevin Jackson has been appointed to be egg producer Hillandale Farms’ new Chief Executive Officer (CEO).

read more

Veggie burgers have nearly four times the sodium of eggs

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 29 July 2022 19:37. Veggie burgers have become a staple in many vegan diets; however, you may want to look for an alternative option if you are concerned about your sodium intake.

read more

US Rite Aid shortens cage-free commitment by three years

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 29 July 2022 19:26. U.S. pharmacy retailer Rite Aid has shortened its 100% cage-free egg sourcing timeline in its grocery department to year-end 2022.

read more

Updated layer welfare training video series now offered

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 27 July 2022 00:03. A laying hen welfare training video series created to educate farm employees on the best practices for everyday animal care has been updated to a modern learning management system by United Egg Producers for its UEP Certified program.

read more

Leading sustainability discussions with proactive action

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 22 July 2022 17:41. The interest in sustainability continues to grow and industry bodies are playing a particularly important role in keeping the discussion on track.

read more

Latin America’s 2021 growth restricted to broiler sector

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 22 July 2022 17:32. While Latin America’s broiler producers may have managed to grow last year, the region’s egg producers were not so lucky.

read more

OIE becomes WOAH!

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 22 July 2022 17:19. The World Organization for Animal Health has finally dropped its legacy acronym, adopting the contraction WOAH.

read more

Egg-Tech Prize opens Phase II to end male chick culling

© WATTAgNet.com – posted first on wattagnet.com on 22 July 2022 15:16. Applications are now being accepted for the final stage of the two-part international Egg-Tech Prize competition to end male-chick culling.

read more