Information on global poultry, pig and animal feed markets.


Animal Nutrition Views

Broiler post-hatch super pre-starter boosts performance

Broiler producers are usually encouraged to test the feed and evaluate the results on their own, which is good advice and should follow an informed decision.
Feeding a post-hatch special diet remains a controversial topic. Not only because the feed is expensive, by the nature of the special ingredients used in formulating it, but also because there are few quantitative studies.
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Terrence OKeefe

Food Safety and Processing Perspective

US shift to cage-free eggs causing market disruption

It will continue to be a bumpy transition for the cage-free egg market unless major egg purchasers set and stick to interim goals for cage-free egg purchases.
If retailers are going to take away consumer choice, they will need to set and keep interim goals for cage-free egg sales to avoid a major supply mess.
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All Things Poultry

What poultry does not contain drives sales

Nielsen data suggests that bringing products to market that address consumers’ desire for clean labels is an opportunity for poultry producers.
Meeting consumers’ desire for clean labels is an market opportunity squarely in the wheelhouse of poultry producers.
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Animal Feed for Thought

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Poultry Around the World

Latin America Poultry at a Glance

Roy Graber

Animal Agribusiness Angle

Poultry farm work helped launch stellar rodeo career

Professional bareback rider Jared Keylon credits employment at layer and broiler farms for teaching him the value of hard work and determination
Rodeo may be a sport that evolved from skills associated with cattle production, but for one of the sport’s most decorated cowboys during the past decade, it was work at a poultry farm that helped him become the success he is today.
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Vistazo avícola latinoamericano

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Avicultura latina al día