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US: Poultrymeat recalls up 70% in four years

A consumer affairs group has found a huge rise in the amount of recalled meat in the United States, prompting...

Costco a major player in the US poultry sector

Costco’s new broiler farming operation in the heart of the United States will enable it to challenge the...

US paves the way for lab meat

US authorities have decided to share regulation of cell-cultured food products following a consultation last...

Tyson Foods eyes international markets

Ongoing price pressures on the US poultry sector have prompted Tyson Foods to reduce its sales forecast by $1bn...

Cargill expands its blockchain turkey programme

Cargill is expanding its blockchain turkey programme enabling hundreds of thousands of consumers to trace their...

Hendrix Genetics: More than just genetics

Blockchain, artificial intelligence, robotics, senor and vision technologies, the internet of things… technology...

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Avian influenza difficult to deal with

Poultry producers in Europe and the US are out of the woods when it comes to the avian influenza threat from...

US poultry sector in the spotlight

America is undoubtedly a land of good food. Eating well is part of the culture, with retailers and restaurants...

How to combat high feed prices

The price of animal feed commodities hit an all-time record high. The price of major ingredients has gone beyond...

Ammonia and the environment

Recently, World Poultry Science Association (WPSA) Indonesia branch invited Prof. Paul H. Patterson from the...

Top sport performance

It has frequently been expressed that growing chickens is like practicing the art of a top sport. With a little...

Mycotoxins and the 2009 US harvest

As many of you may know, the delay in this year's harvest due to wet weather conditions in the US has caused...

Building a fortress

Poultry producers are encouraged to show the public that the industry is a transparent business and that there...

Activists lack self-esteem

Animal activists pose a clear danger to agriculture. Through terrorists acts, blackmail and propaganda they try...

Supers create super powers

Over the past years we have seen major changes in the structure of the poultry meat and egg business. Many...

Corn prices; where do we go from here?

Dr Paul Aho recently gave an interesting talk on the possible consequences of increasing use of corn for...

FEED COSTS - LULL BEFORE THE STORM?

In the past 4 to 5 months the industry has been globally grappling with the short and long term consequences of...

Shortage of grains in our future?

Lester R. Brown of the Earth Policy Institute has recently reviewed data on coarse grain production. World...

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Pros and cons of using phages

The world of health and nutrition is currently wondering how to tackle issues related to antibiotic resistance....

The limits of genetic potential

Laying hens and broilers have enjoyed great leaps in performance over the decades in which large-scale genetic...

US: Egg recall following Salmonella outbreak

Cage free large eggs are being recalled by a US-based company due to a potential contamination of Salmonella.

Striving to improve poultry farming’s image

Transparency in the poultry industry is a big issue in the United States, with misconceptions among consumers...

Exciting products from IPPE 2018

While the annual IPPE trade show is a great way for big companies to showcase their latest launches, it is also...

EU must help to protect the food chain

Having the job of protecting the food chain from disease is like being an air traffic controller: no one notices...

US broiler farmers fight chicken cartel

American broiler farmers are in the midst of a lawsuit against large meat processors, Tyson Foods being one. A...

Expensive vote

It was not just Clinton and Trump ruling the November 8th vote, at least not in the US state of Massachusetts....

Continuous growth of feed additive business

"The role of feed additives will increase in the years to come. The growing demand and consumption of animal...

The Netherlands is MHP’s gateway to Europe

The Ukrainian company Myronivsky Hliboproduct (MHP) has teamed up with international partners in the Netherlands...

Will the TTIP trade deal put food safety at risk?

Last month Greenpeace revealed documents from the TTIP negotiations. According to Greenpeace, the environment...

Poultry production without antibiotics

In a quest to reduce antibiotics in poultry production, feed additives are seen as part of the solution. A feed...

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VIV Asia 2015 through the lens - UPDATED

More booths, more surface, more exhibitors and more visitors. The biennial animal husbandry trade show VIV Asia...

NCC: Unfair portrayal of chicken production

A broadcast by Fusion Television in the USA unfairly portrays the realities of modern chicken production. It...

IPE Video review

The annual International Poultry Expo (IPE) was held January 24-26, 2012, in Atlanta, Georgia, USA. World...

Ceva Poultry Vector Vaccine Symposium

Ceva Animal Health held its first Vector Vaccine on October 6-8 in San Diego, California (USA). The symposium...

IPE 2010

Poultry professionals from around the world gathered together again in January 2010 for the International...

International Poultry Expo 2010

The International Poultry Expo 2010 will be held on 27, 28 and 29th januari 2010 in Atlanta, USA