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Wednesday, December 10, 2014
Welfare Campaigners Urge Cage-free Eggs Sales in California
US - The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) is urging food retailers to sell only non-cage eggs in response to the the latest California egg law....
First X-Treck in Belgium
BELGIUM - Herman and Brent Wouters of Sint-Lenaarts are the first in their country to start working with Vencomatic's X-Treck. ...
Friday, October 31, 2014
Open Door Day at Roelens-Pattyn Family Breeder Farm
BELGIUM - On 24 October, the Roelens-Pattyn family opened their two new breeder houses in Langemark, where the Vencomatic Group equipped the entire egg collection system in cooperation with its Belgian dealer, De Jaeger....
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Necessities for Broiler Performance and Liveability
THE NETHERLANDS - The BroMaxx multi-tier broiler colony system offers a efficient way of growing an uniform and healthy broiler flock with perfect meat quality, says Jansen Poultry Equipment....
Monday, October 27, 2014
Radiant Barrier for Poultry Houses Now Spans the Globe
UK - New orders from Uganda and Fiji bring to 16 the number of countries now adopting the energy-efficient lining Valéron AVA to improve poultry house environment through use of a durable radiant barrier....
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Big Dutchman to Set Up 150,000-Birds Layer Farm in Uttar Pradesh
INDIA - Germany based poultry management company, Big Dutchman’s India arm BD Agriculture India has bagged an order to set up 150,000-bird layer farm in Uttar Pradesh state, writes Jagdish Kumar....
100th New Poultry House for Moy Park
UK - Northern Irish food producer Moy Park’s ‘Plan to Grow’ programme has hit a significant milestone with construction beginning on the 100th new poultry house since the launch of the programme last year....
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Big Dutchman Celebrates Expansion of US Headquarters
US - Big Dutchman USA is proud to announce the dedication of its newly expanded office and show room space. ...
Monday, October 20, 2014
New Adjustable MultiFlex Elevator Egg Lift
THE NETHERLANDS - The new egg lift from Jansen Poultry Equipment is adjustable for an even more precise transport of eggs in every situation....
International Egg Commission Honours Scientist from Vechta
GERMANY - During its Global Leadership Conference in Edinburgh, Scotland, the International Egg Commission (IEC) recently awarded Professor Dr Hans-Wilhelm Windhorst its Exceptional Service Award. ...
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Potters Further Strengthens Its Sales and Technical Team
UK - Potter’s Poultry has appointed Peter Ewin as Sales & Service Manager for the Pullet division covering the South East region....
Friday, October 03, 2014
Reducing Biofilms Improves Drinking Water Quality for Poultry
GERMANY - Automatic rinsing in poultry drinking systems improves hygiene and minimises medication residues, says Big Dutchman....
Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Innovative Pekino Cup Drinker, Flooring for Duck Production
GERMANY - Big Dutchman has recently included in its product range an innovative cup drinker for Pekin - the Pekino - as well as special plastic flooring for ducks....
Two Comfort 2 Aviary Houses Installed for Italian Egg Producer
ITALY - Jansen Poultry Equipment reports that two of its Comfort 2 aviary layer houses have been completed in Piegaro....
Monday, September 29, 2014
Vencomatic Received Visit from Ethiopian Livestock Delegation
NETHERLANDS & ETHIOPIA - The Netherlands-African Business Council (NABC) received an incoming livestock delegation from Ethiopia on a tour that included a visit to Vencomatic and a farm with its Patio system....
Thursday, September 25, 2014
Demand Growth for Protein Brewing in Russia, China, Africa
ANALYSIS - The demand for pork and poultry continues to grow in countries like China and Africa, and the food ban from Russia has created an opportunity for Brazil to export even more protein, reports Sarah Mikesell, 5m senior editor. ...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
Massey Ferguson Driven by Global Opportunities
ANALYSIS - Operating in 170 countries, Massey Ferguson is looking to emerging markets like Africa and the Middle East to offer their dependable products to farmers who have never used mechanized equipment before, reports Sarah Mikesell from near Aberdeen,...
Monday, September 15, 2014
McDonald's Commitment to Phase out Cage Eggs in Australia
AUSTRALIA - McDonald's announces the good news: by the end of 2017, no hen will suffer in a cage to produce eggs for McDonald's Australia....
Registration for Equipment Manufacturers Conference Open
US - Registration is now open for the American Feed Industry Association's 2014 Equipment Manufacturers Conference, 6-8 November, in Palm Springs, California This year's theme is Feeding the World: Challenges and Opportunities....
Thursday, September 11, 2014
Jansen Poultry Equipment Nominated as Top 10 Supplier
NETHERLANDS - Jansen Poultry Equipment has been nominated by Aeternus Corporate Finance as top supplier in the Agro & Food sector. ...
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
Big Dutchman Customer Aces SQF Audit for Egg Production
US - The new School Site Farm Packing Plant dedicated to specialty eggs recently passed the Safe Quality Foods (SQF) audit with flying colours. ...
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
New Volmaxx Enriched Colony Housing Completed in France
FRANCE - The family Carlier from Gricourt, France, is a well-known egg producer in the French egg market has been producing eggs for many decades, says Jansen Poultry Equipment. ...
Thursday, August 28, 2014
Foster Farms Demonstrates How to Combat Salmonella
US - Foster Farms, California's biggest chicken producer, has been accused of poisoning people with salmonella bacteria. After an outbreak last autumn, the US Department of Agriculture threatened to shut down three of the company's plants....
Friday, August 15, 2014
How Poultry Management, Equipment Influence Results
NETHERLANDS - Results of poultry can be influenced by management. Farmers can adjust their management according to the performance of the animals on a daily base. The only important thing is knowing which factors are responsible for the results of poultry....
Friday, August 01, 2014
Feed Found to be Unsuitable Dustbathing Material for Hens
GERMANY - Rather than providing the desired effect of improving plumage condition, dustbathing in feed particles increases the build-up of lipids on feathers, according to a new study at the Friedrich-Loeffler-Institut....
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