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ThePoultrySite Newsletter - 26 January 2011

Welcome to this week's newsletter

* This Week's Feature Articles

We have 5 new features this week:

GLOBAL POULTRY TRENDS - Processed Egg Gains in Importance in Asia
Production of egg products is set to grow at an increasing pace in the coming years, according to Terry Evans and based on local knowledge in the final part of this Global Poultry Trends series of articles on egg production in Asia.
Salmonella in Livestock Production in GB - 2009 - Ducks and Geese
This annual publication from the Veterinary Laboratories Agency provides data on Salmonella reports from livestock species in Great Britain (England, Wales and Scotland). This article covers the chapter entitled 'Reports of Salmonella in Ducks and Geese'.
US Poultry Outlook - January 2011
There were strong gains in broiler production in both October and November and the latter month saw the second-highest export volumes of both meats, according to the latest Livestock, Dairy, and Poultry Outlook from the USDA's Economic Research Service.
UK Poultry Disease Quarterly Surveillance Report: July-September 2010
Infectious coryza in hobby flocks and European IBV QX in both commercial and hobby farms are among the highlights of the latest quarterly report from the Veterinary Laboratories Agency (VLA).
Creating a Win-Win Situation for All
Started in 1926 by E.M. Helgeson as a small hatchery selling day-old chicks to Minnesota farmers, Gold'n Plump Poultry has grown to become the largest fully integrated chicken producer in the upper Midwest of the USA. Clark Baird reports on his visit to some of the people on Gold’n Plump’s live production side of the business in the latest issue of Cobb Focus.
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* Company News

Hubbard Celebrates 90th Anniversary in 2011
GLOBAL - In 2011, Hubbard celebrates its 90th anniversary. From the small flock of chickens with which Ira and Oliver Hubbard began the business in 1921, Hubbard has grown to one of the major international broiler breeding companies in the world.
Aviagen Strengthens Ross TMEA Team
TURKEY, MIDDLE EAST & AFRICA - Aviagen are pleased to announce that Robert Haggarty has joined the Turkey, Middle East and Africa (TMEA) Team as a Technical Service Manager.
New Technology Needed to Raise Poultry Farm Efficiency
PAKISTAN - Attendees at a recent seminar in Lahore heard that greater farm efficiency is a 'must' to uplift of poultry industry.
Further Appointment to Cobb Research Team
US - Dr Hilary Pavlidis has been appointed pedigree geneticist at Cobb's Three Springs Farm in Oklahoma, USA.
Axcentive Present at VIV Asia
THAILAND - Axcentive announces it will be present at VIV Asia in Bangkok in March 2011.
* Global Poultry Industry News


 » BIRD FLU: Japan Culls Chickens in Key Area
 » ThePoultrySite Digital Launched Today

   European Union

 » EFSA Launches Consultation on Use of Nanomaterials
 » It's Official: EU Battery Cage Ban Starts January 2012


 » Co-op Atlantic Builds New Feed Mill


 » Wild Birds Died of Bird Flu in Japan

   United States

 » Weekly US Broiler Hatchery Report
 » Solar Installation at Perdue
 » Tyson Joins Immigration IMAGE Programme
 » USDA Chicken and Eggs Report - December 2010
 » IPSF 2011 - Regulatory Climate with Regard to Food Safety
 » Weekly Outlook: Corn, Soybean Supplies for 2011
 » AMI Calls for Swift Passage of KORUS FTA
 » CME: Results of USDA Cold Storage Report
 » IPSF 2011 - Coccidiosis Control in Poultry from the 1950s to the Present
 » IPE 2011 - Summit Addresses Development of Sustainability Programmes
 » RTC Weight Up Six Per Cent from Last Year
 » AFBF and AMI Call for Swift Action on Pending FTAs
 » USDA Amends HPAI Requirements for Importing


 » Poultry Production in Bahamas Gets a Boost


 » Government Pledges to Keep Meat Subsidies

   Hong Kong

 » HK Authorities' Analyses Aim to Allay Dioxin Fears
 » Two Wild Birds Found with H5N1 in Hong Kong

   United Kingdom

 » UFAW Symposium to Improve Animal Welfare
 » Agricultural Revolution Needed to Feed the World
 » Rising Grain Prices Dominate British Agriculture
 » NFU Launches 'Love Chicken' Campaign


 » Syria's Poultry Sector Grows


 » Inspections Increased over Growth Promoters


 » Maize Exports Cause Feed Shortages


 » Egypt Plans to Battle Bird Flu


 » Concern over Grains in Tunisia Amidst Riots
 » USGC Keeps Close Eye on Feed Grains Demand


 » Poultry Disease Hits Farms in Rwanda


 » Experts Stress Modern Poultry Farming


 » NDRC: China Meets 2010's Price Control Target
 » China Farm Produce Prices Continue Rising

   Russian Federation

 » Russia Restricts German Poultry Imports
 » International Egg and Poultry Review: Russia


 » Japan Shows Interest in Bulgarian Poultry Imports


 » Climate Tax on Meat and Milk to Cut GHG


 » 32-Paise Drop in Egg Price in Tamil Nadu


 » Outbreak of Fowl Typhoid Detected in Birds

That's all for this week!

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