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Latvian egg company invests in expansion

Latest investment by Aluksne Poultry Farm will increase its egg production by more than one-third.

Based in the northeast of Latvia, Aluksne Poultry Farm has recently officially opened its most recent poultry house. This latest phase of expansion increases the company’s output by 35%.


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Expect 2022 cage-free mandates to disrupt US egg market

According to a survey of U.S. egg producers completed by Egg Industry Insight, 69% of respondents expect supply and demand in the egg market to be disrupted at least through April of 2022.

Egg Industry Insight conducted a survey of the largest U.S. egg producers to ask them about the effects of Proposition 12.


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Is cage-free egg demand really increasing?

Many countries in the world are moving to cage-free systems, but does it mean that Latin America is willing or needs to do so?
The U.S. and countries in the EU are are moving to cage-free layer systems, but does it mean that Latin America is willing or needs to do so?
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For egg producers, it pays to understand manure

Without proper knowledge of manure, feed utilization will not be properly understood, emissions may increase and the full value of manure may be lost.

Without proper knowledge of manure, feed utilization will not be properly understood, emissions may increase, and the full value of manure may be lost.


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