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Land O’Lakes, Delacon partner to test feed additives

Austrian feed additives company Delacon is partnering with Land O’Lakes to allow for research and field trials of Delacon’s phytogenic products.
Delacon Biotechnik GmbH and Land O'Lakes Inc. are expanding their longstanding partnership in order to research and test phytogenic feed additives in the United States.
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Stephen Collett, University of Georgia.

Yeast, a good choice to produce antibiotic-free poultry

Intestinal flora management with derivatives of yeast cell wall has advantages for producing antibiotic-free birds.
Intestinal flora management with derivatives of yeast cell wall has advantages for producing antibiotic-free birds. Dr. Stephen Collett, Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Georgia speaking at an Alltech Inc., said at a breakfast event at the 2016 International Production & Processing Expo in Atlanta.
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IPPE Jill Nezworski

How egg industry can better battle avian flu in 2016

Egg industry ‘failed itself’ during 2015 avian influenza outbreak, veterinarian says
A large percentage of the people in the Midwestern U.S. egg industry were not properly prepared for the 2015 outbreak of avian influenza, and in a way, the industry failed itself, said Dr. Jill Nezworski, Blue House Veterinary.
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David Swayne avian flu

6 components of effective avian flu vaccination

USDA leader shares keys to a successful avian influenza vaccination program during talk at IPPE
The USDA has not approved a highly pathogenic avian influenza vaccination program, but the agency has examined what details would be necessary for such a program to be effective if approved.
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Christian Richter.

Political issues poultry producers should watch

At the IPPE, consultant Christian Richter told poultry producers they need to monitor a pair of key political issues in 2016.
While issues affecting the poultry and production industry might not be getting a lot of press in the run up to the 2016 election, it doesn’t mean the industry should ignore what’s going on in Washington.
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Stephen Collett, University of Georgia.

Levaduras, buena opción para producir aves sin antibióticos

El manejo de la flora intestinal con derivados de la pared celular de las levaduras presenta ventajas para producir aves libres de antibióticos
Aunque es todo un desafío dejar de producir sin antibióticos, la industria avícola tiene que responder a lo que el cliente pide, para lo cual se presentan algunas opciones.
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