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Hans-Wilhelm Windhorst

Hans-Wilhelm Windhorst, Ph.D, is professor emeritus and scientific director of the Science and Information Centre Sustainable Poultry Production (WING) at the University of Vechta, Germany. He can be reached at



Poor nations’ egg output dwarfed by largest producers

The contrast in production between the world's largest egg-producing countries and that in much of the least developed world is more than surprising.
The difference between the world’s leading egg producers and its smallest has become remarkable. As the world's leading egg producers become ever more efficient, poorer countries are lagging ever further behind.
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