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How JBS USA is progressing toward sustainability goals

Company’s sustainability goals focus on areas of environment, worker health and safety, animal welfare, and supply chain
JBS USA has established a set of sustainability goals that the animal protein company wants to achieve by 2020, and the company’s director of sustainability reports that it is progressing nicely toward those goals.
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NAE production practices to combat gastrointestinal challenges

Coccidiosis and necrotic enteritis are a main concern in no antibiotics ever production, early exposure and good management practices are key
Two of the biggest health challenges with no antibiotic ever (NAE) production are coccidiosis and necrotic enteritis, explained Ohio State University's Ph.D. Lisa Bielke at IPPE.
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Blockchain technology in the poultry industry: Why use it?

Implementing blockchain technology can help poultry companies be more transparent, if they are collecting the right data.
Blockchain has become a popular word in terms of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, but what benefits can it bring to the poultry industry in terms of data collection and transparency?
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Egg producers continue to emphasize workers are needed

While labor shortages continue to be an issue, industry professionals look at training opportunities to work more effectively.
Egg producers expressed that the need for employees is still critical during a United Egg Producers (UEP) briefing Monday afternoon at the 2019 International Production & Processing Expo (IPPE).
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AB Vista launches Signis at IPPE

Animal feed additive aids in the development of the fiber-digesting microbiome in pigs and poultry
Pig and poultry feed additive that aids the fiber-digesting microbiome launched by AB Vista at IPPE.
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Prime Equipment Group, DCM announce partnership on advanced technologies

Prime Equipment Group is pleased to announce the launch of a new technology partnership aimed at integrating next-generation vision, robotics, real-time reporting and product-handing technologies into the company's equipment offerings, providing processors with robust, powerful next-generation processing solutions that increase efficiency and save labor.
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