Aviagen Kft Celebrates Landmark Year for Ross 400 Club12 February 2016
EU - Aviagen® Kft is celebrating a successful 2015 for the Ross® 400 Club in Central and Eastern Europe. Last year saw a record number of entries to the Club which recognizes and rewards farmers who have achieved a European Production Efficiency Factor (EPEF) of 400 or more with their Ross flocks.
The statistics for 2015 speak for themselves: A total of 18 entries were recorded, with the highest EPEF score for the region an impressive 438.26. Of the 18 entries, 13 were received from Hungary, three from Serbia and two from Latvia.
Marcel Janssen, Regional Technical Manager, Aviagen, commented, “We launched the Ross 400 Club to let farmers know that their exceptional hard work with Ross broilers is something to be shared and recognized. 2015 has been a fantastic year for the Club in the Kft region and we are delighted with the sheer number of entries and the high scores. We are confident these achievements will see the Club go from strength to strength in 2016.”
Dejan Bosanac, Aviagen Kft Technical Service Manager, who is responsible for the Serbian customer base, added, “It was a busy and exciting year for the Ross 400 Club in Serbia. To have three entries from Serbia alone for the year is a huge achievement and credit must go to the farmers for their hard work and outstanding stockmanship. Their dedication and skills, coupled with the performance potential of the Ross broiler, achieved excellent results, even in challenging climatic conditions.”
Csaba Suszter, Technical Service Manager, Aviagen Kft, who presented the awards, said: “We are proud that our customers have made the Ross 400 Club a success in Hungary. It is great that we can recognize the hard work and talent of the new members.”
The winners were:
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