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01 July 2016
How Will UK Meat Exports Face Challenges Following EU Exit Vote?
ANALYSIS - The UK’s meat and livestock industry can expect more volatility in the wake of the referendum vote to leave the EU, writes Chris Harris....
30 June 2016
Sterling Fall May Aid UK Egg, Poultry Meat Prices
UK - The fall in the value of the pound after the Brexit vote may improve prices for UK egg farmers, according to the latest Poultry & Egg Business Bulletin from the National Farmers' Union (NFU)....
29 June 2016
UK Farmers Call for Reassurance on EU Support Schemes
UK - National Farmers' Union President Meurig Raymond has written to EU Commissioner Phil Hogan calling for reassurance that schemes currently available to UK farmers remain open and in place until 2020....
28 June 2016
Tesco Aims for Less Waste with New Chicken Breast Packaging
UK - Supermarket chain Tesco is introducing new packaging for its two portion chicken fillets this week, aiming to allow consumers to eat one and save one for later in a bid to reduce food waste....
27 June 2016
Public Support for Farmers Increasing, Survey Shows
UK - The amount of people backing British farming has increased for the fifth year running according to a NFU-commissioned survey from OnePoll....
Aviagen Internal School Focuses on Delivering Effective Solutions for Customers
UK - Aviagen® welcomed a group of its service representatives from across the globe to Edinburgh for its fourth annual Internal School this month....
24 June 2016
Brexit Vote: Farming Industry Reaction
UK - The votes have been counted, and the UK has voted to leave the European Union. Here we will have all the reaction from food and farming organisations in the UK and beyond....
22 June 2016
New One Day Courses from Improve Cover Emerging Areas of Veterinary Medicine
UK - Veterinary CPD provider Improve International has announced a series of new one day courses to enable veterinarians to develop their knowledge in emerging areas of veterinary medicine....
21 June 2016
Another Plant Funded to Solve Northern Ireland's Poultry Waste Problem
NORTHERN IRELAND, UK - A new £23 million anaerobic digestion plant is to be built at Tully Quarry near Ballymena, Northern Ireland's economy and agriculture ministers have announced....
20 June 2016
Researchers Question Links Between Eggs and Diabetes
UK - A new review and a meta-analysis have highlighted changing perceptions about the health benefits of eggs, and provided possible explanations for the link between egg consumption and diabetes, according to reports from British Lion's Egg Info site....
17 June 2016
Using Water Wisely in the Poultry Sector
ANALYSIS - The latest Sustainable Development Goals from the United Nations include the availability of sustainable management of water and sanitation for all. Jackie Linden reports on how the poultry sector can play its part in helping to achieve this...
15 June 2016
Moy Park Speaks Out for Remain Ahead of Brexit Vote
UK - As the referendum on the UK's EU membership approaches, top UK poultry producer Moy Park has stated its strong support for the UK remaining in the EU....
14 June 2016
New Device Invented to Humanely Kill Chickens
UK - A PhD student has created a 'neck dislocation glove' which aims to make chicken slaughter more humane....
Campaign Aims to Bring Runny Eggs to Elderly in Homes
UK - The British Egg Industry Council (BEIC) has launched a nationwide campaign in partnership with the National Association of Care Caterers (NACC) to raise awareness of the latest egg safety advice for vulnerable groups and remind caterers of their...
Waitrose to Sell Algae-Fed Chicken Containing Healthy Omega 3
UK - Supermarket chain Waitrose has announced that it will soon be selling chicken as a source of Omega 3 fatty acids, using birds produced by Moy Park in Northern Ireland....
13 June 2016
What is the Role of Welfare in Livestock, Poultry Production?
UK - Moves for a total ban on the use of antibiotics in the treatment of animals need to be reined back and vets need to be allowed to use all means available to ensure animal health and welfare, writes Chris Harris for ThePoultrySite....
10 June 2016
How Can Egg Farmers Improve Profit?
UK – Speaking at last month’s British Pig & Poultry Fair, Bob Waller, a consultant from Partners in Welfare, said that a bit of attention to detail could be the difference between profit and loss....
What impact Might Brexit Have on UK Agriculture?
UK - With the United Kingdom's referendum on continued membership in the European Union (EU) approaching, experts are considering the impact of a vote to leave ('Brexit') on numerous aspects of UK society, including agriculture....
06 June 2016
Vets: Your Opinions are in Demand
Being a vet is pretty hard work: you have to study for many years to qualify, work long hours to apply your competence and skills, then advance your knowledge through continuous professional education and further qualifications. Your clients and employers...
01 June 2016
Stars of Free Range Eggs Sought for UK Awards
UK - The British Free Range Egg Producers Association (BFREPA) is calling for nominations for the 2016 Free Range Egg Awards....
31 May 2016
Top Retailers for Responsible Soy Named
UK - UK retailers M&S and Waitrose have been named as front-runners in responsible soy use, according to WWF’s Soy Scorecard....
27 May 2016
Latest UK Results Show Further Reduction in Campylobacter on Chicken
UK - The latest results from the Food Standards Agency's Campylobacter survey on fresh chickens show a continued decrease in the number of contaminated birds....
26 May 2016
Aviagen Launches New Global Parent Stock Nutrition Specifications
UK - Aviagen® has launched an updated version of its global Parent Stock (PS) Nutrition Specifications for its Arbor Acres®, Indian River® and Ross® brands....
24 May 2016
Aviagen Celebrates Ongoing Success at British Pig & Poultry Fair
UK - Aviagen® celebrated past and present successes and looked to the future as it welcomed UK customers and industry colleagues to its stand at the British Pig & Poultry Fair held earlier this month in Stoneleigh, Warwickshire....
23 May 2016
Annual Ross UK Flock Awards Recognise Customer Performance
UK - Aviagen® paid tribute to the achievements of Ross® UK customers at the annual Flock Awards event, held in Daventry at the end of April....
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