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Cobb unveils US$50 million New Zealand facility

Asia-Pacific Cobb’s fastest growing region, and the new facility takes advantage of the favorable poultry health status that New Zealand enjoys
After two years of preparation and construction, Cobb celebrated the opening of its New Zealand pure-line facility on January 31, 2019.
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Hubbard invests $10 million in pedigree operations

Investment in New Hampshire facility intended to continue performance improvements of Hubbard birds through balanced breeding
An effort is currently underway to advance the research and development base of Hubbard in Walpole, New Hampshire.
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Tyson Foods invests in SmartPro hatchery technology

Pas Reform and NatureForm to equip Tyson Foods hatchery in Humboldt, Tennessee
Tyson Foods Inc. has chosen Pas Reform and NatureForm, the world’s only single-source supplier of integrated hatchery solutions, to equip the hatchery of its new chicken production complex at Humboldt in Gibson County, western Tennessee.
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Cobb Europe announces expansion of technical team

New appointments to the Cobb Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA) technical team have positioned 2019 for another great year for the region. Cobb announced two new hireson Feb. 8, including a grandparent and broiler specialist.
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