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Aviagen Takes on Dutch Poultry Research Facility Spelderholt

10 April 2012

NETHERLANDS - Aviagen has boosted its global Research and Development capacity through a long-term lease of the research facilities of the internationally renowned applied poultry research institute Spelderholt, based in Lelystad, the Netherlands.

The facilities at Spelderholt, owned and previously run by Livestock Research Wageningen UR, are unrivalled for both broiler and breeder research. The addition of a hatchery will make this a self-contained, fully-comprehensive facility covering all aspects of breeder, incubation and commercial broiler research.

An Aviagen spokesman said “This expansion of our global R&D facilities highlights our commitment to providing the best possible products and services to our customers and allows us to address important topics relevant to the international poultry sector and other stakeholders in society.”

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