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Thursday 16th November 2017.

This Week's Articles and Analysis

Breeding Resistant Chickens for Improved Food Safety
A recent test developed by Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists in College Station, Texas, could make it easier to breed pathogen-resistant chickens.

Comparison of breeder/layer coccidiosis vaccines: Part 1 -precocity and pathogenicity
Only the Paracox R 8 vaccine demonstrated oocyst output for all species at 96h in the trial.

Company News

New Zealand venture supports Cobb’s Asia growth strategy
Cobb-Vantress is one step closer to beginning construction on its new operation in New Zealand after a recent groundbreaking at the site. The facility is expected to create around 100 jobs and is located in Rontongaro, near Huntly, South Auckland on 368 acres (148 hectares).
Exceptional fortune Taiwan Ross 400 Club and Seminar
The first Fortune Taiwan Ross® 400 Club fully reached its objective of recognizing the best farmers who have achieved a flock European Production Efficiency Factor (EPEF) score of 400 and over while raising Ross 308 broilers.
Zoetis Influence Feed - October 2017 part 2
Every 2 weeks the team at Zoetis share the Top 5 Influencer Topics in the agriculture industry.
Aviagen sponsors 21st Cairo Poultry School for long-standing Arbor Acres distributor
Aviagen® and its Arbor Acres® distributor of 30 years Cairo Processing Company believe the best way to shape the future of the poultry industry in a positive way is through effective education.
USDA, industry groups take issue with WHO’s latest statement on poultry, livestock antibiotics
The USDA’s chief scientist and several scientific and industry organizations took issue with the World Health Organization’s recent news release recommending that poultry and livestock producers “stop using antibiotics routinely to promote growth and prevent disease in healthy animals.”
Pars Niak seminar highlights continued success of Arbor Acres in Iran
Sepid Toyour Pars Niak, Aviagen®’s Arbor Acres® parent stock (PS) exclusive distributor in Iran, hosted a seminar for 130 attendees, including PS and veterinary service managers, focussing on important management and veterinary topics affecting the Iranian Industry in Tehran on Sept. 25.
Nutriad commits to food safety
As a producer of feed additives NUTRIAD does not consider itself just a part of the animal protein/feed industry, but as an important link in the food chain as well. With that realization, the multinational company takes very seriously the safety of its products and ingredients not only to animals but also to consumers.
Nutriad presenting at layer feed conferences in Asia
Belgium headquartered multination feed additives producer NUTRIAD was a proud sponsor of the recently held Feed Layer Conferences in Jakarta (Indonesia) and Ho Chi Minh City (Vietnam). Besides supporting the event, NUTRIAD also presented on alternatives for the use of anti-biotics in feed formulations for poultry.
Novus International selects Calhoun County, Texas for manufacturing expansion
Novus International, Inc., a global leader in developing animal health and nutrition solutions, announced today the site selected for a new manufacturing facility proposed to be built in Calhoun County, Texas, USA.
Biomin launches Digestarom DC: the feed converter
BIOMIN has recently introduced its innovative, next generation phytogenic feed additive, Digestarom® DC, to the Indian feed and livestock sectors as the animal nutrition firm continues its global ambition to become the phytogenic feed additive market leader by 2020.
2.5 million eggs per week from Jamesway machines in Allen Harim’s new $22 million hatchery
Allen Harim officially broke ground on October 25 to begin the construction phase of a new $22 million stateof- the-art hatchery in Dagsboro, Delaware.
Shortages of processing antimicrobial possible as chemical industry recovers from Harvey
What does Hurricane Harvey have to do with the US poultry industry’s ability to control foodborne pathogens? Possibly plenty, according to Timothy Laube, general manager of Kroff Lab Services, Inc. He recently talked with Poultry Health Today editors about his concerns.

Global Poultry Industry News

   South Africa

Measures Put in Place to Ensure Egg Supply Meets Guest Demand

   United Kingdom

Irish Study Shows 'Substantial' Health Benefits from Omega-3-enriched Eggs, Chicken
£20M Poultry Processing Plant to Open in Wrexham


Chicken Being Distributed to Parwan Women


Secret Footage Reveals Chickens Boiled Alive at Melbourne Abattoir

   United States

Tyson Foods' IT Team Members to Occupy New Building
USPOULTRY, Foundation Approve $355,000 in New Research Grants
Agrilabs Announces First DNA Vaccine Licensed for Chickens
US Poultry Producers Applaud WTO’s Indonesian Ruling
Arkansas Food Security, Nutrition Gets Boost from Cargill Turkey Donation
Empire Kosher Poultry Recalls Chicken Products
Poultry Industry Continues to Improve Worker Safety Record

   Sri Lanka

SL Poultry Producers Hail Maize Import Liberalisation

   European Union

All Carrefour Eggs Going Cage-Free By 2025, Retailer Says


Italy Faces Potential Egg Shortage Ahead of Christmas

   Viet Nam

Company to Build Factory to Increase Chicken Exports
Viet Nam Strives to Export Chicken Meat to EU

   New Zealand

Mainland Poultry Sale to Australians to Add Jobs, Upgrade Production


New Water Resistant Paper Egg Trays Excite Farmers


Egg Prices to Fall within a Month


Tanzania, Kenya in Diplomatic Spat Over Cows, Chickens


New 'Sugar-glass' Film Uses Viruses to Kill Harmful Bacteria in Food


Urgent Need to Curb Overuse of Antibiotics in Animals
China's Inflation on Solid Growth as Economy Stabilises

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