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The latest science, news and poultry breeding research and genetics information on chickens, turkeys, laying hens and broilers to help poultry producers maximize flock performance and yields from the editors of WATT PoultryUSA, Poultry International and Egg Industry magazines.


Cobb celebrates new corporate office, growth potential

The building in dowtown Siloam Springs, Arkansas, currently houses approximately 70 Cobb team members from a mix of departments
City officials in Siloam Springs, Ark., poultry industry representatives and Cobb-Vantress, Inc. team members came together in early October to commemorate the company's recent decision to expand local operations by opening a new corporate office building in downtown Siloam Springs.
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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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Dr. Rafael Monleon named Aviagen Asia Pacific business manager

Aviagen builds up Asia Pacific team with dedicated, talented professionals.
In keeping with its goal to strengthen service to Asia Pacific, a highly important and rapidly growing region, Aviagen has appointed Dr. Rafael Monleon Business Manager for Asia Pacific, effective Nov. 26.
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Miller Poultry hatchery expansion plans approved

Zoning board in Goshen, Indiana, gives green light to proposed expansion that would enable Miller Poultry to set 1.1 million eggs on a weekly basis
Miller Poultry’s plans for a hatchery renovation expansion in Goshen, Indiana, has received approval from the Goshen Board of Zoning Appeals.
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Hy-Line distributor Huayu visits Iowa with government delegation

Hy-Line International, the world leader in layer poultry genetics, recently hosted more than 20 government officials from China’s Hebei Province to celebration of the 35th anniversary of the Iowa Sister State relationship between the State of Iowa and Hebei Province.
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Key issues examined at XVth European Poultry Conference

From genetic selection to meat quality, new work on the key issues facing the broiler and egg industries were presented at this year’s European Poultry Conference
The World's Poultry Science Association celebrates its 15th European Poultry Conference, presenting latest research in broiler and egg production.
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