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on July 8, 2022

Lohmann pioneering in-ovo sexing in first German hatchery

In a first for the German hatchery sector, Lohmann Deutschland will install in-ovo sexing equipment, after entering a partnership with “Free of chick culling” advocate Respeggt.

German genetics company Lohmann Deutschland and hormone-based sexing company Respeggt have teamed up to support Germany’s male chick culling ban.

Lohmann announced in a recent press release that Respeggct’s SELEGGT Circuit system will be installed in the hatchery in its Ankum facility in the coming months. According to the…

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