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Poultry Processing & Slaughter

Find the latest articles, news and analysis from the editors of WATT PoultryUSA, Poultry International and Egg Industry magazines on the transport and conversion (slaughter) of live poultry into raw chicken products that are processed and further processed for human consumption.

Pig Processing & Slaughter

The latest articles, analysis and information on pig processing and slaughter techniques to help producers and processors convert live pigs into high-quality raw pork products from the editors of Pig International magazine. Topics include production welfare practices and well as humane transport, nutrition and heat-stress issues.

Avian Influenza

The latest avian influenza news on U.S. and global outbreaks, analysis and research on identifying symptoms, biosecurity measures and best practices and international trade implications for poultry producers from the editors of WATT PoultryUSA, Poultry International and Egg Industry magazines.

Poultry Health & Disease

The latest articles, analysis and information on managing poultry flock health and preventing costly diseases, such as Newcastle, Salmonella and avian flu for chickens, turkeys, laying hens and broilers from the editors of WATT PoultryUSA, Poultry International and Egg Industry magazines.

Pig Health & Disease

The latest articles, analysis and information on managing pig herd health and preventing costly outbreaks, such as PEDv, piglet diarrhea, African swine fever and Porcine Circovirus Disease for sows, gilts, boars, hogs and piglets from the editors of Pig International magazine.

PEDV

The latest porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDv) news on U.S. and global outbreaks, analysis and research on disease prevention, identifying symptoms, biosecurity measures and best practices and international trade implications for pig producers from the editors of Pig International magazine.

Mycotoxins

The latest news, grain and crop analysis and information on mycotoxins in agricultural feedstuffs, which can pose a potential health risk to livestock and humans as well as international trade implications for livestock producers from the editors of Feed International and Feed Management magazines.

Biosecurity

The latest information, protocols and research on farm biosecurity to keep contagious diseases and pests from entering livestock farms and spreading to neighboring producers from the editors of WATT PoultryUSA, Poultry International, Egg Industry and Pig International magazines. Topics include risk assessment, risk management and risk communication strategies.

Poultry Breeding & Genetics

The latest science, news and poultry breeding research and genetics information on chickens, turkeys, laying hens and broilers to help poultry producers maximize flock performance and yields from the editors of WATT PoultryUSA, Poultry International and Egg Industry magazines.

Pig Breeding & Genetics

The latest science, news and swine breeding research and genetics information on sows, hogs, boars, gilts and piglets to help pig producers maximize herd performance and yields from the editors of Pig International magazine. Topics include sow single-fixed time insemination, boar taint and breeding boars.

Broilers & Layers

The latest articles, analysis and information on managing broiler and laying hen production, nutritional and health information, housing systems and technology and bird welfare practices to help poultry producers maximize flock performance and yields from the editors of WATT PoultryUSA, Poultry International and Egg Industry magazines.

Hens

The latest egg-laying hens research, commentary and articles to help table egg producers maximize their operation from the editors of Egg Industry magazine. Topics include flock performance capabilities, hen health and nutrition, poultry housing regulations and hen welfare best practices.

Turkey Production

The latest articles, analysis and information on managing turkey production, nutritional and health information, housing systems and technology and bird welfare practices to help poultry producers maximize flock performance and yields from the editors of WATT PoultryUSA and Poultry International magazines.

Egg Production

The latest articles, analysis and information on managing egg operations, laying hen nutrition and health information, housing systems and technology and bird welfare practices to help poultry producers maximize flock performance and yields from the editors of Egg Industry magazine.

Sows & Hogs

The latest articles, information and research on how to raise healthy sows and hogs to help swine producers maximize their performance from the editors of Pig International magazine. Topics include nutritional and health guidelines, breeding information and housing and welfare best practices.

Gilts

The latest articles, information and research on how to raise healthy gilts to help swine producers maximize their performance from the editors of Pig International magazine. Topics include nutritional and health guidelines, breeding information and housing and welfare best practices.

Piglets

The latest articles, information and research on how to raise healthy piglets to help swine producers maximize their performance from the editors of Pig International magazine. Topics include nutritional and health guidelines, feeding systems, biosecurity and welfare best practices.

Dairy Cattle / Ruminants

The latest dairy cattle and ruminant health and nutritional feeding strategies, scientific research, news and analysis from the editors of Feed International and Feed Management magazines to help producers provide the proper feed ingredients during various stages of lactation to raise healthy dairy cows, calves and bulls.

Poultry Nutrition

The latest poultry nutrition and feeding strategies, scientific research, news and analysis from WATT PoultryUSA, Poultry International and Egg Industry magazines to help producers provide a balance of nutrients to meet the health needs of broilers, layers, turkeys, ducks, geese and other domestic birds.

Pig Nutrition

The latest pig nutrition and feeding strategies, scientific research, news and analysis from the editors of Pig International magazine to help swine producers raise disease-free livestock and provide a balance of nutrients to meet the ever-changing health needs of sows, piglets, gilts, boars and hogs.

Dairy Cattle / Ruminant Health & Nutrition

The latest dairy cattle and ruminant health and nutritional feeding strategies, scientific research, news and analysis from the editors of Feed International and Feed Management magazines to help producers provide the proper feed ingredients during various stages of lactation to raise healthy dairy cows, calves and bulls.

Antibiotic-Free Meat

Discover the latest antibiotic-free meat production news, analysis and research based on producer and consumer perspectives covering marketing, regulations and science from the editors of WATT PoultryUSA, Poultry International, Egg Industry, Feed International, Feed Management and Pig International magazines.

Feed Mill Management

Animal feed mill management articles, news and analysis covering feed production, quality issues, costs and feed mill safety from the editors of Feed International and Feed Management magazines. Topics include the Veterinary Feed Directive, mycotoxin analysis and updates, feed mill inspections and technology.

Livestock Feed Manufacturing

Manufacturing animal feed takes raw agricultural ingredients, such as corn, wheat, sorghum, forage, vitamins, additives and minerals and formulates them into a nutritious feed tailored for a production animal’s specific dietary needs. Find the latest articles, news and analysis on livestock feed manufacturing from the editors of Feed International and Feed Management magazines.

Animal Feed Additives

Feed additives are added to livestock feed for farm animals that require extra nutrients, such as vitamins, amino acids, fatty acids and minerals to grow at a healthy rate. Find the latest articles, news and analysis on animal feed additives from the editors of Feed International and Feed Management magazines to optimize food production animals’ diets.

Animal Feed Safety

The latest articles, analysis and animal feed safety research to ensure a safe and secure food chain farm-to-fork from the editors of Feed International and Feed Management magazines. Topics include FSMA regulations, livestock feed additives, mycotoxins and feed mill accountability.

Aquaculture Research

The latest information on sustainable aquaculture production and how aquafarming is enriching nutrition for production livestock.

Battery Cages

The latest poultry housing research, articles and commentary covering conventional or battery cages, a housing system for egg-laying hens. Battery cages are typically rows and columns of the same-sized cages connected together with a shared divider wall creating the cells of a battery.

Enriched Cages

The latest enriched, furnished or modified cages housing research, articles and commentary for egg laying hen producers. These poultry housing systems are designed to address the welfare concerns of battery cages, as well as high laying performance and egg quality.

Cage-Free Laying Systems

The latest articles, analysis and information on hens laying eggs in a cage-free environment inside barns or buildings and engaging in some natural behaviors like walking and nesting to help egg producers maximize flock performance and yields from the editors of Egg Industry magazine.

IPPE News

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Chicken Marketing Summit News

NCC’s Chicken Marketing Summit brings together a unique cross-section of poultry industry stakeholders to network, share, learn and dialogue together about the opportunities and challenges for chicken being driven by fast-changing consumer trends. Learn more about the summit.

Industry News & Trends

The latest animal agriculture news and research from WATTAgNet.

Animal Agriculture Infographics

Animal agriculture statistics and trends covering the poultry, pig and animal feed industries turned into sharable infographics to show how producers and farmers feed a growing world population.

Poultry Welfare

The latest poultry welfare articles, commentary and research for poultry producers on ethically raising (birds are treated with respect and properly cared for during their lives) broilers, laying hens and turkeys from the editors of Poultry USA, Egg Industry and Poultry International magazines.

Pig Welfare

The latest articles, analysis and information on pig welfare practices to ethically raise healthy and profitable sows, hogs, gilts, boars and piglets from the editors of Pig International magazine. Topics include disease prevention and biosecurity, accurately diagnosing a sick pig, nutrition and current welfare standards.

Weaning & Farrowing

The latest articles, analysis and information on sow farrowing research and guidelines to successfully wean piglets to help swine producers maximize herd performance and yields from the editors of Pig International magazine. Topics include piglet immunity, post-weaning stress and gut health.

Sow Group Housing

The latest news, analysis and information on group sow housing regulations, technology and welfare practices to help pork producers successfully transition from individual gestation stalls to housing pregnant sows in groups from the editors of Pig International magazine.

Pig Growing & Finishing

The latest articles, analysis and information on pig growing and finishing research to successfully raise pigs between nursery and market ages to help swine producers maximize herd performance and yields from the editors of Pig International magazine. Topics include nutritional guidelines, biosecurity practices and selective breeding.

Biofuels & Ethanol

The latest information and research on biofuel renewable energies, such as ethanol and biodiesel, which can be derived from conventional food plants, special energy crops or from agricultural or industrial wastes to replace nonrenewable fossil fuels in animal production and processing operations.

Sustainable Agriculture

The latest articles, information and analysis on profitable and sustainable livestock production practices using animal agriculture technology and methodologies designed to protect the environment, public health and promote animal welfare.

Food Safety Recalls

The latest food safety news and announcements covering poultry, egg products, pork and animal feed recalls. Food is recalled when the discovery of an organism in a product may make an animal or human sick, a potential allergen is discovered, or if a product is mislabeled and allergens do not appear on the label.

Business & Markets

The latest animal agriculture company news, market analysis, crop forecasts and trade and agriculture policy analysis that affect US and global animal protein food producers and processors in the poultry, egg, pork and animal feed industries.

Mergers & Acquisitions

The latest animal agriculture mergers and acquisitions news.

Procesamiento y sacrificio

Transformación de las aves vivas en productos avícolas para procesamiento y procesamiento ulterior destinados al consumo humano.

Enfermedades y sanidad

Información sobre cómo manejar la salud de una parvada y cómo prevenir enfermedades de pollos, pavos y gallinas de postura.

Reproducción, genética e incubación

Lo último en la información de la investigación en reproducción avícola, genética e incubación de pollos, pavos y gallinas.

Mercados y negocios

Artículos e información de los mercados avícolas globales y las reglamentaciones locales.

Manejo, producción y equipo

Artículos e información sobre los métodos y sistemas modernos de producción avícola, de cómo manejar una explotación redituable y lo último en equipos y avances en la producción avícola.

Empresas líderes

WATT Global Media continúa expandiendo su lista de los principales productores avícolas del mundo, con información de más de 1,000 compañías, en su exclusiva bases de datos de las Compañías Líderes. Los productores avícolas son aquellas compañías que producen pollos, pavos, gansos, patos, huevo de consumo, ovoproductos, huevos incubables y pollitos de un día de edad.

Nutrición y fabricación de alimentos balanceados

Investigación en nutrición e ingredientes para la producción de pollos de engorde y gallinas ponedoras sanas con base en una buena formulación de alimentos balanceados, así como procesamiento para fabricar alimentos completos y nutritivos que se empaquen o transporten a granjas comerciales.