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Poultry Breeding & Genetics

HatchTech and Pas Reform sign patent licence agreement

HatchTech, a global provider of incubation technology, and Pas Reform, a global supplier of integrated hatchery solutions, announced today that they have entered into a long-term global strategic patent agreement covering post-hatch early feeding for day-old chicks.
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Aviagen opens its 9th and largest hatchery in US

New innovative hatchery in Quitman, Georgia, enables greater ability to supply the world with a quality source of protein
To meet a growing demand for quality broiler breeding stock around the world, Aviagen has built a new parent stock (PS) hatchery in Quitman, Georgia.
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Cobb launches redesigned website with enhanced customer support

Highlighting its customer-centric approach to innovation, Cobb-Vantress recently launched the new and improved The website, which serves Cobb’s customers globally, brings together Cobb’s industry-leading products with its commitment to technical services in an interactive, user-friendly approach.
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Hatchery-breeder management is balance between performance, public perception

Sponsored by USPOULTRY, hatchery and breeder professionals recently gathered in Nashville, Tennessee, for a two-day clinic covering a variety of topics focused on best practices in hatchery and breeder management. The speakers brought expertise from all across the industry, including experienced veterinarians, hatchery managers and technical service directors.
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Cobb European Technical Seminar explores future of poultry industry

Cobb Europe recently welcomed poultry professionals from 28 countries to the biennial Cobb Europe Technical Seminar held July 7-13 in Harderwijk, Netherlands. The event, held near Cobb’s research and development hub for the region, explored the future of the poultry industry — from industry trends and forecasts to the use of robotics on poultry farms.
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Aviagen Veterinary Services and Export team hosts Sri Lankan official

On July 2, the Aviagen Veterinary Services and Export team welcomed an important guest from the government of Sri Lanka: Dr. K.D. Ariyapala, Sri Lanka’s Director General of the Department of Animal Production & Health. Dr. Ariyapala was accompanied by Jean Murphy, the Vice President of Trade Policy for the USA Poultry and Egg Export Council (USAPEEC).
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Hy-Line International hosts near-record technical school

Hy-Line International, the world leader in layer poultry genetics, recently hosted a near record-breaking technical school. The four-day Hy-Line International Technical School attracted more than 150 customers from more than 43 countries. The program highlighted Hy-Line’s accelerated genetic program, along with a series of presentations given by Hy-Line Technical Services and Research teams and industry experts.
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