CEO Yael Alter says Soos’s technology transforms genetic males into functioning females. Photo: Jordan Kastrinsky, Soos

Sex reassignment in the egg

Israeli start-up Soos has developed a technique to alter the sex of embryos from male to female in the hatchery...

Dirty eggs have to be downgraded, slashing profits.  Photo: Jan van Esch

How to prevent floor eggs?

Besides causing serious back ache, floor eggs cut into farm profits as well. You cannot sell floor eggs as first...

BRF moves its timeline to use cage free eggs forward by 5 years and wants the job done by the end of this year. Photo: Hans Banus

BRF switches to cage-free eggs

BRF has announced all eggs used in its processed products will come from cage-free systems as of this month.