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Broilers & Layers

The latest articles, analysis and information on managing broiler and laying hen production, nutritional and health information, housing systems and technology and bird welfare practices to help poultry producers maximize flock performance and yields from the editors of WATT PoultryUSA, Poultry International and Egg Industry magazines.


CDC: 92 people stricken in Salmonella outbreak

Strain of Salmonella traced to raw chicken is shown to be resistant to multiple antibiotics, according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Ninety-two people in 29 states have become ill due to an outbreak of Salmonella Infantis that has been linked to raw chicken products, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) announced.
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Environment matters in Indian cold chain development

Initiative seeks to improve logistics in Indian food production - with a strong focus on the environment

Technologies making use of waste heat and cold, among others, could aid the sustainable development of cold chain in India as demand for poultry, meat and other high nutrition foods rises.

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FFAR offers $6 million for in-ovo sexing solution

Egg-Tech Prize program seeks to revolutionize egg production, improving animal welfare and saving billions of dollars
The Foundation for Food and Agriculture Research (FFAR) plans to offer as much as $6 million in prizes for the development of technologies that can accurately and quickly determine the gender of layer chick eggs before they hatch, also known as in-ovo sexing.
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VIV Leadership Forum India offers knowledge platform

Event, featuring wide variety of experts as speakers, will be held in Kochi
The VIV Leadership Forum India 2018, scheduled for October 26-27 in Kochi, India, will offer a leadership knowledge platform for conceiving a valuable thought process to drive the poultry sector into the leadership position in the food business.
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3 poultry technology solutions to harness big data

What kinds of poultry production problems do blockchain and machine learning solve, and can they solve yours? To know the answer, you need to be at Poultry Tech Summit.
Technologies are becoming available to leverage blockchain and machine-learning technologies to detect, predict and manage outcomes in poultry health, production efficiency, product quality and food safety throughout the supply chain.
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