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10 December 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global Innovation and joint action needed to achieve sustainable agriculture and food systems
GLOBAL, 10 December 2018 - Last week the FAO Council met in Rome to discuss the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development...
05 December 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global Growing pile of human, animal waste harbors threats, opportunities
As demand for meat and dairy products increases across the world, much attention has landed on how livestock impact the environment, from land usage to greenhouse gas emissions...
04 December 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global Maple Leaf joins global CEOs to urge greater action on climate change
GLOBAL, 4 December 2018 - Maple Leaf Foods reinforced its commitment to environmental leadership as one of 50 major global businesses, and the only protein company, which have published an open letter to the world's governments urging greater collaboration...
Poultry Industry News from Global Tyson Foods completes acquisition of Keystone Foods
USA, 4 December 2018 - Tyson Foods, Inc has successfully completed the acquisition of Keystone Foods from Marfrig Global Foods...
03 December 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global Interview with the author: "Animal Welfare Science, Husbandry and Ethics"
Dr Mark Fisher, the principal adviser for the New Zealand Ministry for Primary Industries (MPI), Animal Welfare Team, and author of the recently published Animal Welfare Science, Husbandry and Ethics, completed his PhD in animal physiology at the University...
Poultry Industry News from Global Conventional cages excluded from draft global standard by World Animal Health Organisation
GLOBAL - The World Animal Health Organisation (OIE) is proposing global standards for housing laying hens, which will now exclude conventional cages from their standard...
20 November 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global IPPE Insights: Red mite solution for poultry available in EU
USA, 20 November 2018 - Red mites are a huge problem worldwide, costing the poultry industry hundreds of millions of dollars annually. ...
19 November 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global Bird flu viruses could escape vaccine immunity while increasing potential to infect humans
Research led by The Pirbright Institute has shown mutant H9N2 bird flu viruses isolated from Pakistan are able to escape immune responses and adapt to infect humans. This could result in reduced vaccine efficiency and the possibility of human outbreaks...
Poultry Industry News from Global Farmers, frontline defenders against antimicrobial resistance
GLOBAL, 19 November 2018 - Farmers have a vital role to play in stemming the spread of antimicrobial resistance among disease-causing pathogens, and can make a significant contribution simply by adopting good hygiene practices during their day-to-day...
14 November 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global "We need you to handle antimicrobials with care," says OIE
FRANCE, 14 November 2018 - The World Organisation for Animal Health kicks off World Antibiotics Awareness Week 2018 with a call to action for all animal health stakeholders: “We all have a role to play to protect these invaluable medicines”...
09 November 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global USDA releases updated World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates report
USA, 9 November 2018 - The forecast for 2018 total red meat and poultry production is lowered from last month as lower beef, pork, and turkey production more than offsets higher broiler production...
07 November 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global New scanning technique allows rapid identification of meat fraud
Mass spectrometry, a molecular identification method commonly used in healthcare, drug testing and food safety, has now proven its capacity for identifying foreign material in meat products ...
06 November 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global Planning to hatch chicks this winter? Keep these tips in mind
With the leaves on the ground and the cold weather coming, hatching season is over for most but did you know that you can still hatch chicks going into winter?...
05 November 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global International action to address antimicrobial resistance in animals
MOROCCO, 31 October 2018 - The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) hosted global leaders in animal health from the private and public sectors and civil society to discuss new ideas and solutions to the global rise of antimicrobial resistance (AMR)...
Poultry Industry News from Global Air around the egg with X-Treck
Vencomatic Group is considered to be the leader of on-farm hatching in traditional broiler houses. This pioneering work ultimately resulted in the X-Treck system. Victor van Wagenberg has been involved since the beginning as product manager in the development...
02 November 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global Food prices dipped in October
GLOBAL - International food commodity prices dipped in October, as falling dairy, meat and vegetable oils prices more than offset a surge in sugar prices, the United Nations said today...
30 October 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global FAO: Harnessing power of livestock to drive sustainable development
GLOBAL - A new FAO report highlights the multiple contributions made by the global livestock sector — especially to the lives of millions of poor, animal-dependent small-scale producers in developing countries - but also says that changes in policies...
Poultry Industry News from Global Grant to improve poultry production worldwide
Throughout Africa, chickens are vital to family nourishment, income and food security. But African poultry production is threatened by an extremely virulent Newcastle disease virus that can decimate entire flocks within days...
19 October 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global Food systems planning experts say it's time to reflect on local govts' efforts
Governments across the US and Canada have made strides in their food systems planning efforts, with many recognising within the past decade that the issue of food insecurity is just as important as maintaining other public infrastructure like roads and...
17 October 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global How will access to data boost agricultural productivity?
The Global Open Data for Agriculture (GODAN) and the Open Data Charter have launched a guide for governments to open agricultural data...
12 October 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global World Egg Day: HSI welcomes global progress towards cage-free production
GLOBAL - Friday, 12 October is World Egg Day and while the majority of egg-laying hens in the world are confined to barren cages for nearly their entire lives, Humane Society International (HSI), a global animal protection organisation, welcomes the progress...
10 October 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global Leading food companies form the Global Coalition for Animal Welfare
GLOBAL - Companies join forces to advance animal welfare standards throughout the global food supply chain...
28 September 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global More broilers, more feed: global demand for poultry feed on the rise
GLOBAL - Poultry feed market witnessing increasing demand from broiler production; the Asia Pacific excluding Japan (APEJ) most lucrative with 2x projected growth through 2027...
27 September 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global Global egg industry adopts formal position on antimicrobial resistance (AMR)
GLOBAL - The International Egg Commission and its members support, and will promote, the responsible use of all antimicrobials to allow for the long-term safe production of eggs, safeguarding the availability of eggs and egg products for the world’s...
07 August 2018
Poultry Industry News from Global Jamesway affirms commitment to growth in Asia
Jamesway is proud to announce a two part expansion to their Asian Pacific Sales and Service Team...
 
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