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Another million Iowa hens lost to avian influenza

In one week, Wright County has lost two layer flocks and more than 2.1 million laying hens

Highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) has hit another layer flock in Wright County, Iowa, making it the second time during the past week that more than a million hens were lost to HPAI.

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Ukraine’s Ovostar Union calls financial results ‘satisfactory’

Ukrainian egg company adjusts flock size and dry egg product output to fit changing business environment amid war

The CEO of Ukrainian egg producer Ovostar Union says he considers the company’s financial performance for the first nine months of the year to be “satisfactory,” in spite of the challenges brought on by the war in the country.

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