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.
Hubbard is delighted to announce that the ‘Hubbard JA257’, a new Hubbard Premium breed made up of the recently introduced Hubbard M22 male mated with the well-known Hubbard JA57 female, has been accredited by the Dutch Animal Welfare Association (‘Dierenbescherming’) for use in their Better Life (‘Beter Leven’) certification scheme.
Effective ventilation plays a key role in the health and performance of broiler flocks. Nigel Strain, Cobb senior regional technical manager for Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA), recently demonstrated proper ventilation techniques to Lezita, one of the leading poultry integrators in Turkey.
Aviagen's Global Technical Transfer Team publishes latest tools of the trade to offer practical management support
June 8, 2018
Aviagen's Global Technical Transfer Team (GTTT) recently released two online tools to help producers of parent stock (PS) through every step of the grading process: A spreadsheet entitled "Grading Tool" and a "Grading to Manage Uniformity" interactive PDF.
Importers must pay Chinese customs deposits of up to 38.4 percent for the alleged dumping; however, the ABPA protested the determination.
June 8, 2018
However, the ABPA protested the decision and will seek to reverse it because the organization believes there is no causal link between Brazilian chicken exports and possible situations in the Chinese market.
Rise in membership, performance in Slovenia, Serbia stems from commendable stockmanship and hard work
June 6, 2018
Aviagen Kft is very pleased with customers in Serbia and Slovenia, and for good reason. Due to their expert and diligent flock management, they are maximizing the genetic potential of Ross broilers, and as a result, membership in the Ross 400 club is rising.