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Dr. Rafael Monleon named Aviagen Asia Pacific business manager

Aviagen builds up Asia Pacific team with dedicated, talented professionals.
In keeping with its goal to strengthen service to Asia Pacific, a highly important and rapidly growing region, Aviagen has appointed Dr. Rafael Monleon Business Manager for Asia Pacific, effective Nov. 26.
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Miller Poultry hatchery expansion plans approved

Zoning board in Goshen, Indiana, gives green light to proposed expansion that would enable Miller Poultry to set 1.1 million eggs on a weekly basis
Miller Poultry’s plans for a hatchery renovation expansion in Goshen, Indiana, has received approval from the Goshen Board of Zoning Appeals.
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Hy-Line distributor Huayu visits Iowa with government delegation

Hy-Line International, the world leader in layer poultry genetics, recently hosted more than 20 government officials from China’s Hebei Province to celebration of the 35th anniversary of the Iowa Sister State relationship between the State of Iowa and Hebei Province.
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Key issues examined at XVth European Poultry Conference

From genetic selection to meat quality, new work on the key issues facing the broiler and egg industries were presented at this year’s European Poultry Conference
The World's Poultry Science Association celebrates its 15th European Poultry Conference, presenting latest research in broiler and egg production.
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Aviagen sponsors CPRC research and graduate scholarship

The scholarship contributes to the education of a university student seeking an advanced degree in poultry genetics.
Aviagen has contributed to the Canadian Poultry Research Council (CPRC) since 2012. This year for the first time, a portion of its donation will be earmarked for the “Aviagen/CPRC Post-Graduate Scholarship in Poultry Genetics.”
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Wadi Group hosts poultry academy for customers and employees

Aviagen, Wadi share latest flock management advice with Ross broiler growers in Egypt.
Wadi Poultry Group, the distributor of Ross parent stock (PS) chicks in Egypt, offered its third Wadi Poultry Academy (WPA III) during July 23-26 in Cairo. The Academy focused on best management practices to achieve the greatest performance, health and welfare from Ross broilers.
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