News about husbandry systems

Fighting disease with big data

Poultry and pig farmers are failing to make the most of digitalisation because they are not joining up big data...

SEA: Growing interest in cage free egg production

Dozens of farmers from across South East Asia (SEA) have attended the region’s first dedicated workshop on cage...

Low cost solar heater for poultry barns effective

Researchers in the United States have developed a practical solar heater for poultry houses that is far less...

Poultry products win EuroTier innovation awards

An independent expert committee appointed by the DLG (German Agricultural Society) determined the winners of the...

Filipino wins young poultry vet award

Dennis Umali, a Filipino veterinarian, was presented the 5th WVPA-Zoetis Young Poultry Veterinarian Award on the...

Join the gut health in young broilers webinar

World Poultry is proud to announce its latest webinar programme, which will take place on the 16th and 17th of...

Perdue Farms commits to higher broiler welfare

Major US poultry producer Perdue Farms has announced a significant commitment to the welfare of the poultry it...

Backgroundarticles about husbandry systems

New sheds offer precise airflow control

A farm energy firm has adapted technology more commonly found in cooling data server farms than broiler units,...

Layers protected by lasers

Small scale, with an eye for tradition and with a holistic view on nature and farm life – surely this doesn’t...

VIV China moves to Nanjing in 2018

The next edition of VIV China, in 2018, will be held in Nanjing, capital city of China’s Jiangsu province. The...

Activists overthrow American cage farms

With Wal-Mart’s announcement, another big American company bids farewell to battery cage eggs. Opponents of cage...

The market dictates…

In the making of the latest print edition of World Poultry (34.7) 2 articles stood out for me; 1 in the US and...

Proper insulation in poultry housing vital

There is no doubt that insulation is of utmost importance in maintaining a good climate in poultry houses....

France's alternative eggs

Eggs and egg products in the 
alternative segment are in high demand in the Pays de Loire region of France....

Advancements in 
lighting technology

An important element in modern poultry farming systems, is the lighting programme. Pullets, layers, breeders and...

Salmonella - a needle in a haystack?

Salmonella has been high on the poultry industry’s hit list for many years, not only because of the impact on...

Photo- and video reports about husbandry systems

Photo report: China Animal Husbandry Expo (CAHE)

The China Animal Husbandry Expo (CAHE) is organised by the China Animal Agriculture Association (CAAA) and took...