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Why you should care about antibiotic resistance

Dr. Randall Singer, a leading mind on antibiotic use and resistance, spoke about the future of antibiotic use in the poultry industry at IPPE in Atlanta.
Dr. Randall Singer, a leading mind on antibiotic use and resistance, spoke about the future of antibiotic use in the poultry industry at IPPE in Atlanta.
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USPOULTRY awards farms for environmental stewardship

Five poultry farm winners, two finalists honored at IPPE
U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY) recognized five poultry farm winners and two finalists who received the annual Family Farm Environmental Excellence Award at the International Poultry Expo, part of the 2016 International Production & Processing Expo.
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USPOULTRY names 2016 research award winner

Dr. Michael Lilburn receives Charles Beard Research Excellence Award
USPOULTRY and the USPOULTRY Foundation recognize Dr. Michael Lilburn as the 2016 recipient of the annual Charles Beard Research Excellence Award.
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Laying hen housing systems: It’s about trade-offs

Mortality in aviary housing systems was more than double the mortality rates in both conventional and enriched housing systems.
A study from the Coalition for a Sustainable Egg Supply resulted in showing several trade-offs among three types of laying hen housing systems: conventional cages, enriched cages and cage-free (aviary) systems.
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Economic gains, sustainability trade-offs in poultry production

Increased efficiency in poultry production since 1965 has benefited the poultry industry economically, but at what cost to the environment?
Changes in modern broiler and hen production over the last 50 years have benefited the poultry meat industry economically but have also come with a trade-off in terms of the industry’s environmental footprint.
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USPOULTRY appoints Hill chairman

Hill previously served as vice chairman of the board of directors
Paul Hill, West Liberty Foods, Ellsworth, Iowa, was elected chairman of the board of directors of the U.S. Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY). Hill previously served as vice chairman.
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