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Poultry veteran joins Cobb North America tech service

08 December 2017

With more than 25 years of poultry experience, Jim Jones now provides technical support for Cobb-Vantress customers in the mid-south region of the United States. Jones’ territory includes southern Arkansas, Mississippi, Tennessee, Missouri & Kentucky.

“I’m confident Jim will continue the Cobb tradition of providing the highest level of technical support available to the poultry industry,” Ken Semon, senior director of North America technical services, said.
Before joining Cobb-Vantress, Jones spent nine years working for Keith Smith Company, Inc. as live production manager. His previous experience includes more than a decade as a breeder manager and five years as a service technician, also for Keith Smith.

Jones holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Agribusiness from the University of Arkansas at Monticello.

Cobb-Vantress, Inc. makes quality protein accessible, healthy and affordable worldwide. Our research and technology innovates the global poultry industry. With headquarters in Siloam Springs, Arkansas, we are the world’s oldest pedigree broiler breeder. We distribute poultry to more than 120 countries. Find more at

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