U.S. egg-type chicks hatched during August totaled 41.6 million, up 12% from August 2010, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Eggs in incubators totaled 39.1 million on Sept. 1, up 5% from the same time in 2010. Domestic placements of egg-type pullet chicks for future hatchery supply flocks by leading breeders totaled 311 thousand during August, up 23% from August 2010.
Broiler-type chicks hatched during August 2011 totaled 761 million, down 5% from August 2010. Eggs in incubators totaled 601 million on Sept. 1, down 6% from the same time in 2010. Leading breeders placed 7.23 million broiler-type pullet chicks for future domestic hatchery supply flocks during August 2011, down 1% from August 2010.
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i-lighting, LLC has partnered
with AHPharma, Inc. to produce AviLighting, the LED lighting system engineered
specifically for poultry rearing facilities.
Innovative Diagnostics Vet ID Screen EDS Indirect is
used for the detection of antibodies against the EDS’76 virus in chicken sera.
Poultry Equipment’s water registration system measures bird consumption. In
order to get accurate data, Jansen Poultry Equipment developed a water
registration system that only measures water that is being used for consumption
by birds, not including flushing water.
USPOULTRY, National Chicken Council say OSHA, in its recent accusations against Wayne Farms, appears to be attacking the same safety guidelines it developed
Company rejects “beyond unreasonable” criticism as unfair
Jody Horner will leave Cargill at end of 2014 to take helm at university in Nebraska
Open access databases to help in understanding of avian welfare and disease
2015 sees the Dutch poultry industry working under a new organizational structure
Approaches to better understanding and preventing respiratory infections come under the spotlight in Taiwan
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