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Poultry Breeding & Genetics

3 keys to good biosecurity plan

USPOULTRY Hatchery-Breeder Clinic focuses on sanitation, avian influenza and safety
There are three main principles to a good biosecurity plan, according to Shawn Carlton, technical service manager with Cobb-Vantress.
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Hendrix Genetics nearing the goal line

Company is reaching its mission of 500 first quality eggs per hen housed
ISA-Hendrix Genetics reports on the progress of its mission to breed and sell layers that are capable of laying 500 top quality eggs per hen housed without compromising on egg quality.
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Cobb-Vantress hosts first National Hatchery Conference

The event featured presentations on hatchery management such as maintenance, vaccination, sanitation and animal welfare
More than 100 delegates including 75 hatchery managers from acrossthe United States and Canada took part in the first national hatcheryconference hosted by Cobb in Memphis, TN.
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Arbor Acres and Cairo Poultry Company celebrate 25-year partnership

The companies have made pioneering changes in the Egyptian poultry market
Arbor Acres and Cairo Poultry Company celebrate 25-year partnership The companies have made pioneering changes in the Egyptian poultry market Two of the leading contributors to the growing poultryindustry in North Africa recently celebrated the distribution of 35 millionparent stock ch
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Aviagen expands Alabama feed mill capacity by 66 percent

Feed mill expansion includes addition of world’s largest Hygieniser
Growingdemand for Aviagen poultry breeding stock has prompted the company to increasethe capacity of its Athens, Alabama, feed mill by 66 percent to support therecent increased production and new farms. 
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Analysis: Lessons learned from EU avian flu outbreaks

Why weren’t the highly pathogenic avian flu outbreaks in the UK, Germany and the Netherlands of the past couple of years more widespread?
Freezing movement of poultry and eggs and rapid culling of infected flocks in the EU helped limit the spread of avian flu. Can the U.S. learn from this? 
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Potter's Poultry appoints two new members to its team

Richard Beevis and Dave Clegg are managers in the company's Equipment Division
Two new appointments to Potter's Poultry Equipment Division reflect the company’s commitment to providing truly national and international coverage to its customer base.
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