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Thursday 1st February 2018.

This Week's Articles and Analysis

Poultry expertise at IDEXX
"In a rapidly evolving poultry production environment with fewer treatment options, disease prevention and identification are more important than ever. Reliable lab diagnostics play a crucial role in safeguarding the health of poultry flocks around the globe. IDEXX is the leading expert in livestock and poultry diagnostics." Willem Wijmenga, DVM

Company News

Aviagen invites visitors to VIV MEA 2018 in Abu Dhabi
Aviagen® will welcome distributors, customers and other guests to its stand in Hall 5, Number D035 at VIV MEA 2018. This important gathering of animal protein producers throughout the Middle East and Africa (MEA) will take place Feb. 5-7 at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Center in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates.
Aviagen looks forward to IPPE 2018, earns longstanding exhibitor accolades
This year the International Production and Processing Expo (IPPE), hosted by the US Poultry and Egg Association (USPEA) in Atlanta, will signal a special occasion for Aviagen®.
Planning anticoccidial rotation strategies: Consider the consequences
Anticoccidial rotation strategies help reduce the health and economic impact of coccidiosis, while preserving the efficacy of the limited range of tools available for managing it.
Pushing Boundaries: Novus innovations revealed at IPPE
Nutritional Strategies Addressing Poultry Gut Health, Meat Quality and Epigenetics Showcased at International Production and Processing Expo.
On the road again? Download Poultry Health Today podcasts before you go
Most of Poultry Health Today’s video interviews with leading health experts and other opinion leaders can now be downloaded as podcasts and listened to on mobile devices or through audio systems of most vehicles.
Poultry Health Today lines up video interviews with leading poultry experts at IPPE
More than two dozen poultry-health experts and trend watchers will be interviewed on camera over the next three days as part of Poultry Health Today’s news coverage of the 2018 International Production & Processing Expo, International Poultry Scientific Forum and the Southern Conference on Avian Diseases.
1,000,000 birds placed on the Bolegg Gallery
It is two years since we released the Bolegg Gallery. A multi-tier aviary system for layers that combines user friendliness with a clever and economic design.
New dealer Ivory Coast
Vencomatic Group welcomes Team of Experts to our dealer network. Team of Experts is established by Mr. Irie Serge Bienvenue Tra Bi. Mr. Tra Bi, is working with his team of 14 people in the Ivory Coast and neighbouring countries.
Training in the USA: hands-on knowledge sharing in hatchery management
Training is a unique contributor to NatureForm’s rapid growth across the USA and Canada and, earlier this year, a group of 14 hatchery professionals came together to take part in a three-day Hatchery Management Training programme.
Friesen Hatcheries, first hatchery to adopt single stage incubation in Belize
Wedged between Mexico and Guatemala, one finds the tiny and eclectic country of Belize. Since the 18th century this Caribbean gem has been the home of several colonies of Mennonites. Because of their strong entrepreneurial position, they are commonly regarded as the economic motor of Belize.
The Indonesia Poultry Industry got together for the Operational Excellence Days in Jakarta
In its endeavour to turn all customers into hatching champions, Petersime organizes worldwide several seminars for the poultry sector. The one in Indonesia, Operational Excellence Days Jakarta took place on the 16th and 17th of October at the Grand Mercure Jakarta Kemayoran.
Are you getting the most out of your machines?
Petersime’s range of single-stage incubators have an advanced, intuitive user interface and autopilot functions. However, the hatchery manager’s expertise will always be essential.
Petersime’s global sales network continues to take shape
Petersime has made a strategic choice to be locally anchored in order to be closer to their clients. This will improve the effectiveness of sales, service and technical support operations. Therefore, the sales team is being strengthened with an Area Sales Manager for CIS countries and Central and Eastern Europe.
Cobb at IPPE: Driving the Industry Forward
Learn more about Cobb-Vantress and how the genetics company is driving the poultry industry forward at the 2018 International Poultry Processors Expo (IPPE) opening in Atlanta on January 30.
Is feed a vector for avian influenza virus?
Layer feed does not appear to be a likely vector for transmitting the avian influenza (AI) virus, based on research conducted by Yuko Sato, DVM, of Iowa State University.
AB Vista IPPE Tech Talk – Feed Intelligence and the role of NIR in identifying incremental gains
Precision nutrition is an aspiration for many companies as they look to identify ways in which to increase profitability. The concept is grounded in delivering precise nutrient requirements to the animal.
Hy-Line International hosts key distributor conference
Hy-Line International, the world leader in layer poultry genetics, recently hosted a key global distributor conference for Hy-Line customers around the world.
Merck Animal Health focusses on innovation at IPPE 2018
This year marks the conclusion of the funding program which will have supported three doctoral students and their important research in poultry science.
International poultry event set to showcase leading-edge Novus research
Pushing the boundaries of modern poultry nutrition and health is what Novus International, Inc.’s research and development team does best, and their results will be on full display at the International Poultry Scientific Forum in Atlanta, Georgia next week.

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Australian broiler farm sold to egg producer


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