Company says facility would boost local economy and create jobs
December 12, 2017
BioMar Australia has released plans to develop a AUD56 million (US$42 million) aquafeed production facility in the north of Tasmania, providing a significant boost to the local economy, job creation and the state’s growing aquaculture industry.
New Zealand-based poultry company Tegel Foods reported growth in volume and revenue for the first half of fiscal year 2018, but it is also investing in expansion projects to enable further sales growth.
Grandparent stock raised in New Zealand operation will breed chicks to fill demand in Asia-Pacific
November 15, 2017
Cobb-Vantress is one step closer to beginning construction on its new operation in New Zealand after a recent groundbreaking at the site. The facility is
expected to create around 100 jobs and is located in Rontongaro, near Huntly, South Auckland on 368 acres (148 hectares).
Australia and New Zealand’s largest poultry integrator, Ingham Group Limited, has achieved double-digit growth in poultry meat sales volume over the last year, and achieved significant improvements in efficiency within the business.
Commerce Commission receives complaint that so much water came out of chicken it was ‘almost impossible’ to cook in a pan
August 15, 2017
Allegations that poultry companies are pumping water into raw chicken products in order to make it heavier are not true, Poultry Industry Association of New Zealand (PIANZ) Executive Director Michael Brooks said.