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New Aviagen Management Handbook for Arbor Acres Available

31 January 2013

US - Aviagen has announced the launch of its new Parent Stock (PS) Management Handbook for Arbor Acres at IPPE in Atlanta this week.

The new Management Handbook is the latest offering from the company’s technical team and is full of helpful hints, tips and advice on how to get the best performance from Arbor Acres birds. It has been designed to be comprehensive, informative and visual as well as more practical and easy-to-follow. The Handbook contains 9 sections on key management stages:

  • Rearing (0-15 weeks)
  • Management into Lay (15 weeks to peak)
  • Management in Lay (peak to depletion)
  • Monitoring Broiler Breeder Growth
  • Assessment of Bird Physical Condition
  • Care of Hatching Eggs
  • Environmental Requirements
  • Nutrition
  • Health & Biosecurity

Nick French, Global Head of Technical Transfer, commented: "The Handbook includes the most up-to-date information on vital aspects of the management process and provides our customers with the latest advice about how to optimize the health, welfare and performance of their Arbor Acres Parent Stock."

Customers can access the Handbook in electronic format by clicking here. Printed copies will be available by March 2013.

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