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Lighting considerations to improve broiler welfare

The Broiler Welfare Panel covered natural vs. artificial light as well as the optimal duration of daily light.
A trio of welfare experts discussed the impact of light on broiler wellbeing on Thursday, January 31 at the Broiler Welfare Panel, presented by Watt Poultry USA and co-located with the 2020 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Australian per capita meat consumption declining. Why?

Vegan, vegetarian and flexitarian trends all play a factor, as do the ages of consumer groups
Per capita meat consumption – particularly red meat consumption – is trending downward in Australia, attendees of the International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) in Atlanta were told.
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How biosecurity could prevent the next avian influenza outbreak

Designating a clean and a dirty side in your facility is one of the most important ways to maintain biocontainment.
Proper biocontainment will be necessary to protect poultry flocks against avian influenza and other foreign animal diseases, Bill Stanley explained at the 2020 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE) on Tuesday, January 28, in Atlanta, Georgia.
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Consumers like sustainable ag companies, but can’t ID them

As consumer interest in sustainability grows, meat and poultry companies need to practice sustainability, prove they are doing so, and tell their stories
Consumers want the companies that produce the meat and poultry they eat to be sustainable, but they don’t necessarily know which companies fit that description.
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Poultry, egg groups collaborate on what's best for birds

International Poultry Welfare Alliance, U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Poultry & Eggs working to further sustainability and welfare across the poultry and egg value chain
The International Poultry Welfare Alliance and the U.S. Roundtable for Sustainable Poultry & Eggs updated attendees of the Animal Agriculture Sustainability Summit at IPPE on Tuesday, January 28. The organizations are working together to further sustainability and welfare across the poultry and egg value chain.
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