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New Cobb flock award presented in France
A new award for the top Cobb flock in France has been presented to the Jadault family of Menomblet, Vendée, working with the Boyé hatchery. Their winning flock of 8000 Cobb500 parents achieved 150.89 chicks during 39 weeks of production. Roy Mutimer, general manager of Cobb Europe, stated "With our...
DSM launches the MaxiChick Breeder Calculator App
DSM has launched an app to support its innovative MaxiChick productivity improvement solution for breeder flocks. Developed for farmers, nutritionists, researchers and other professionals in the poultry industry, the MaxiChick Breeder Calculator App facilitates the quick and easy calculation of the ...
Spiking reduces fertility drop in older poultry flocks
Aging hens physiologically need to be mated more often to sustain the same level of fertility as a flock of 35 weeks. Meanwhile roosters become less interested and able to complete mating. So, to get the same fertility level, the older the flock the more attention should be paid to rooster managemen...
Study shows Coccivac-B/Enradin disease control protocol improves flock performance and ROI
It is widely known coccidiosis and clostridia interact to hurt broiler performance. Yet there are few field reports providing economic metrics to demonstrate how controlling these pathogens improves broiler productivity. A study from MSD Animal Health reveals that changes in intestinal disease proce...