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Poultry Breeding & Genetics

Canada’s Thomas River Hatchery to open in May

New hatchery is a joint venture between Sargent Farms and Boire & Freres
A new hatchery that is a joint venture between Canadian companies Sargent Farms and Boire & Freres is set to open in Woodstock, Ontario, in May.
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Better cuticles may make for better eggs

Cuticles are under the microscope at the Roslin Institute, where a research team is looking is hoping to improve their protective capacity
Research work into cuticle quality could lead to egg shells offering better protection, benefiting food safety and hatching chicks.
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Aviagen Gold Coast customer conference well received and attended

Aviagen ANZ held a comprehensive one and a half day conference to address both new developments and the leading flock management practices to a large group of managers from poultry companies across Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific. The event was held in March on the Gold Coast and was hosted by the ANZ team and well supported by a number of specialists from Aviagen Asia.
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Arbor Acres Algeria: Seminar and celebration

Arbor Acres Algeria seminar celebrates the brand's 85th birthday and its ongoing success in Algeria
Arbor Acres Algeria (AAA), the exclusive distributor for the Arbor Acres brand across Algeria, hosted the third joint seminar with the Aviagen Arbor Acres team in Tlemcen on March 14 and 15.
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