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Erachem Comilog's Manganese Oxide Mn060 now called ALMA

ALMA stands for 'Assured Levels of Manganese bio-Availability'
ALMA stands for “Assured Levels of Manganese bio-Availability.” This has led to the adoption of a global brand and will now be extended to all manganese oxides produced by Erachem Comilog.
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Outstanding Safety Performance honors go to 115 poultry facilities

With the most recipients ever, the awards reflect the industry's dedication to workplace safety
The Joint Industry Safety and Health Council recently recognized 115 chicken and turkey facilities for outstanding safety performance through the implementation of innovative and effective employee safety and health programs.
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Avian flu cases continue in Africa but slow globally

Nigeria has 9 new avian influenza cases in August, Ghana has 5
New outbreaks of avian influenza reported to the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) have tailed off, as might be expected from the seasonal pattern of the disease, but new cases were reported during August 2015 in Africa, Asia, the Americas and Europe.
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JSC Floreni on Pas Reform's Smart track

Moldavian poultry company expected to produce a million chicks each month using Pas Reform's latest single stage incubation technology
Leading Moldavian poultry producer JSC Floreni will produce a record million chicks each month at its newly updated hatchery complex, with the commissioning of next-generation Smart™ single stage incubation technologies from Pas Reform.
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Golden Comb Awards presented in South Africa

The presentation is a major event of the region's poultry industry
The annual Golden Comb Awards were presented recently in South Africa. The honors recognize outstanding achievements in broiler, hatchery and breeder performance.
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Cargill to convert poultry manure into energy

Company partners with BHSL in UK project that’s expected to provide 40 percent discount in energy costs over 20 years
Cargill’s European poultry business has signed a 20-year agreement with the Irish agri-tech company, BHSL, to convert poultry manure to energy with BHSL’s innovative technology on its Shobdon and Hangar poultry farm in Herefordshire, U.K.
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Diamond V welcomes new dairy team members

They are two regional sales managers and one national account manager
Diamond V® has expanded the company’s dairy team in North America with the addition of Darrel Rennich, Jeramie Voss, and Steve McGinness.
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