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Welcome to our first newsletter of 2007.

As we commence the new year the team at would like to take the opportunity to wish all our global readers every success for 2007 and to thank our growing list of Sponsors, Partners and Advertisers who enable us to continue to provide our free-to-access information service.

During 2006 ThePoultrySite has continued to develop into the leading global reference point for all those involved with poultry at all levels of investment or interest. As ever, our readership has continued to grow throughout the year, none of which could have happened without the support of the sponsors, partners and advertisers on the site.

As such, we would like to take this opportunity of thanking them for their much appreciated support: (in no particular order)


Our Main Sponsors represent some of the world's leading companies in their field and are to be particularly thanked for their support:

Intervet kindly sponsor Intervet, part of Akzo Nobel, was founded in 1969 and developed into a modern animal health company with a strong focus on the market and its customers. The extensive Nobilis range of poultry vaccines includes among others vaccines against the key poultry diseases (Gumboro, Newcastle, Infectious Bronchitis and Mareks disease).
Merial kindly sponsor Merial, provides industry-leading innovations in the poultry health field for broilers, layers and turkeys.
Focused on innovative solutions to protect the health and well-being of your poultry flocks, Merial Select and the Merial Avian offer a comprehensive selection of vaccines and delivery systems that offer unsurpassed protection from many important poultry health challenges.
Big Dutchman kindly sponsor Big Dutchman is the supplier of housing equipment for the industry, and it makes no difference whether the farm is raising eighty, three hundred, or twenty thousand animals. Big Dutchman has planned and carried out feeding systems and housing equipment for modern poultry management across five continents and in more than 100 countries since 1938 and has everything to meet every producers needs.
Dupont Animal Health Solutions (DAHS) kindly sponsor Dupont Animal Health Solutions - The combined synergies of DuPont Animal Health Solutions offers biosecurity excellence for livestock and aquaculture producers, enhanced by DuPont science. The new organization continues to maintain the well-recognized premier biosecurity products and programs and outstanding personalized service from both Antec and BioSentry.
Aviagen kindly sponsor Aviagen has three chicken breeding brands Arbor Acres, L.I.R., and Ross delivering day old grandparent and parentstock chicks worldwide for the production of broiler chicks. Aviagen Turkeys has two turkey breeding brands British United Turkeys (B.U.T.) and Nicholas delivering day old turkey poults around the world, while C.W.T. provides hatching eggs for the broiler market.
Vencomatic kindly sponsor Founded in 1983, Vencomatic BV soon established itself as an innovator in the poultry sector. From its own line of products the Vencomatic group can offer a complete product package. In addition to the well known line of products, nests, slats, and egg transport systems, Vencomatic can offer several aviary systems for layers and broilers. Vencomatic BV is based in Eersel, The Netherlands.
Cobb kindly sponsored Cobb-Vantress, Inc., is a poultry research and development company engaged in the production, improvement, and sale of broiler breeding stock, committed to integrity, quality and progress through involvement with our team members, customers, suppliers and community.
Schering-Plough Animal Health kindly sponsor Schering Plough Animal Health are committed to developing, perfecting and introducing the most innovative and effective products for all aspects of the poultry producing industry. SPAH's comprehensive line of poultry products has been proven safe, reliable, and effective. Schering-Plough Animal Health manufacture Paracox™ and Coccivac®, vaccines against coccidiosis.
CID LINES kindly sponsor CID LINES has been focusing on innovative hygiene solutions for more than 15 years. We manufacture cleaning agents and disinfectants for the agricultural production (such as dairy, sheep, pig and poultry production), for the transport industries (carwash and truck wash) and for food processing. CID LINES is exporting to more than 70 countries in 5 continents.
Hubbard kindly sponsor Hubbard is a world leader in the development and marketing of improved broiler breeding stock. Hubbard specializes in state-of-the-art methods (both traditional and new technologies) of improving the breeding of their pure lines for broilers, in order to respond to current and future needs of the industry.


In addition we also wish to recognise and thank our site Partners who continue to provide valuable support and make their technical knowledge and services known to our site readers:

Hubbard kindly sponsor Hy-Line International ,for more than 67 years, Hy-Line International has been the leader in the layer breeding industry by expanding the frontiers of genetics and producing the world's best stock.
Hy-Line International's dedication to genetic excellence over this period has produced revolutionary breakthroughs in the science of poultry breeding that have not only benefited the worldwide egg production industry, but in so doing have helped to feed the earth's burgeoning human population.
Cumberland kindly sponsor Cumberland,is a division of the GSI Group, a world class manufacturer located in the heartland of America - Assumption, Illinois USA. The GSI Group was founded in 1972 by Craig Sloan, Chief Executive officer, and has continued to expand with additional manufacturing facilities worldwide. Craig Sloan has continued to direct the GSI Group with a commitment to excellence in agriculture equipment production and services.
Hybro kindly sponsor Hybro - In a world where consumer demands are many, varied and increasingly powerful - Hybro's dedicated, world-class programme of product development, evaluation and commercial implementation is proven, to give you the advantage.
Pas Reform kindly sponsor Pas Reform, one of the world's most dynamic hatchery technology companies online: Pas Reform Hatchery Technologies. With a heritage that stretches back to 1919, Pas Reform delivers decades of practical industry experience in its world-leading hatchery solutions.
SMH kindly sponsor SMH Products, can provide practical and comfortable respiratory protection solutions for those concerned about contact with and preventing the spread of Avian Influenza or "bird flu". SMH is a major distributor of a range of suitable RPE that will meet the needs of those working with birds and poultry, those involved in clean-up and clearance operations, medical staff and carers, and individuals concerned about contact and infection.

* Holiday Period News

There is no news commentary this week (back to normal next week), however all the global poultry industry news from the holiday period can be reviewed by visiting ThePoultrySite Latest News Section. For an update on all the bird flu news drop into the bird flu section

That's all for this week! Back to normal next week.


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