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Thursday 20th September 2018.

Ryan Johnson - ThePoultrySite Editor

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Editor’s weekly pick

Here’s what the egg farm of the future looks like

NETHERLANDS - By placing hen welfare and the planet first, can you come up with a better business model for egg production? The innovators at Dutch farm Kipster think they’ve got it right.

Kipster claims to be the most animal and environmentally friendly poultry farm in the world, and it just might be. The concept, which puts hen health and welfare at the heart of the business, distances itself from large-scale commercial production by focusing on improving egg production at the economic, environmental and societal levels.

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This Week's Articles and Analysis

Here’s what the egg farm of the future looks like
NETHERLANDS - By placing hen welfare and the planet first, can you come up with a better business model for egg production? The innovators at Dutch farm Kipster think so

Company News

CID Lines joins forces with Meratech in Russia, affirming its leading position in the hygiene chemicals sector
CID Lines, the leading Belgium-based manufacturer of cleaning and disinfection products for the agricultural, food processing and vehicle care markets, have announced the closing of its agreement with Meratech, the Russian specialist in agricultural, food and beverage hygiene solutions, to establish a strategic partnership in the Russian Federation.
Biomin launches Spectrum Top 50® advanced mycotoxin detection service
The new LC-MS/MS method for multi-mycotoxin analysis can determine over 50 different mycotoxins and metabolites in a single run, making it the most advanced mycotoxin detection commercially available.
Aviagen UK Broiler Roadshow delivers the latest information on broiler husbandry
Historic 18th century Oulton Hall, near Leeds, was the first venue for Aviagen® UK’s Broiler Roadshow in early September, bringing the latest broiler information and husbandry advice to Ross® growers and other UK industry professionals.
Nutriad obtains ISO certifications in China
Feed Flavor International (Jiangsu) Co., Ltd (FFI), a wholly-owned subsidiary of multinational feed additives producer Nutriad, is a leading Chinese producer of palatability solutions for animal feed.
Socorex automatic vaccinators
From day old chick up to breeding stock, the Swiss made Socorex® syringes with spring-loaded plunger and valve system are designed for precision serial animal injections.
Jamesway announces new Vice President of sales and marketing – Christian Jordan
Jamesway Incubator Company is pleased to welcome Christian Jordan to its senior team as Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Christian is based out of the Cambridge, Canada office and will be responsible for managing the sales efforts worldwide.
Special report: Poultry veterinarians teaming up to reduce condemnations, optimise food safety
Minimising carcass condemnations and reducing the load of foodborne pathogens moving from broiler farms into processing might seem like separate production objectives — and they are.
IPPE Insights: Innovation driving efficiency, profitability & sustainability
At Novus International, new innovative products and applications are in the works to help producers improve their efficiency, profitability and sustainability.
New software streamlines custom-vaccine management for livestock veterinarians
Newport Laboratories, Inc., a leader in livestock custom-made vaccines (CMVs), today launches HerdPoint,™ a new solution for veterinarians that streamlines the nonadjacent-herd approval process and ongoing isolate management, all from a mobile phone or computer.

Global Poultry Industry News

   European Union

"Unmask your food" initiative: European Citizens' Initiative fights food fraud
Keeping track: Compassion launches first European EggTrack Report

   Sierra Leone

Sierra Leone working to build huge pullets and egg farm

   United States

Hurricane Florence: Sanderson Farms reports loss of 1.7 million broilers
Infectious bronchitis: new method developed for rapid vaccine generation
What's that buzzing? FDA approves black soldier fly larvae as poultry feed ingredient
Weathering the storm: how you can prepare for Hurricane Florence


VIV Asia 2019 towards the future of Food Engineering

   United Kingdom

Reducing ammonia emissions: UK governments introduces new funding programme
British Meat Processors Association speaks out about Defra progress


Concern over Salmonella from Council Chief Medical Officers in Canada
Synthetic DNA treatment safeguards chicks: meet the expert behind the research


VIV China opens in Nanjing


Cargill expands into Polish market acquiring value-added chicken company, Konspol

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