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/PageFiles/36704/001_boerderij-image-1558576.jpegBaiada poultry facility approved despite opposition

News A regional council in Australia has approved the development of 70 broiler chicken sheds for leading poultry producer Baiada which will house close to three million birds in the north of New South Wales. The Manilla Baiada proposal was unanimously supported by the Tamworth Regional Council, despite ...
http://www.worldpoultry.net/Broilers/Housing/2014/7/Baiadi-poultry-facility-approved-despite-opposition-1558568W/

/PageFiles/36661/001_boerderij-image-1438435.jpegTackling red mite in laying hens remains a challenge

News Red mite can severely affect a layer operation. Birds become stressed and the impact on egg production and feed conversion is substantial. Despite good measures, tackling this parasite remains a big challenge. By Farhad Mozafar, Lohmann Tierzucht, Germany Compared to other poultry e...
http://www.worldpoultry.net/Broilers/Health/2014/7/Tackling-red-mite-in-laying-hens-remains-a-challenge-1438417W/

/PageFiles/36581/001_boerderij-image-1541515.jpegBig Dutchman gets major order from UAE poultry producer

News German poultry equipment supplier, Big Dutchman, has signed a contract with Al Ajban Poultry Farms in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates (UAE). The contract is for an expansion of already well established farms and covers the supply of poultry equipment for six broiler production houses and nine houses...
http://www.worldpoultry.net/Broilers/Housing/2014/6/Big-Dutchman-gets-major-order-from-UAE-poultry-producer-1541514W/

/PageFiles/36547/001_boerderij-image-1535316.jpegHouse of Raeford Farms acquires Filet of Chicken

News US chicken processor, House of Raeford Farms of Rose Hill, NC, has reached an agreement to purchase the business, operating assets, and trademark of Filet of Chicken, of Forest Park, Georgia, from Flagship Food Group. Additionally, the companies have entered into a long-term supply and joint marketi...
http://www.worldpoultry.net/Broilers/Processing/2014/6/House-of-Raeford-Farms-acquires-Filet-of-Chicken-1535276W/

/PageFiles/36453/001_boerderij-image-1522256.jpegUS poultry farmers recovering from tornado damage

News The tornadoes which hit the US state of Mississippi last month left 18 poultry farms and 78 chicken houses damaged or destroyed, and left more than a million dead chickens in it's wake, the Mississippi Board of Animal Health has confirmed. While most poultry farmers have insurance to replace what th...
http://www.worldpoultry.net/Broilers/General/2014/5/US-poultry-farmers-recovering-from-tornado-damage-1522245W/

/PageFiles/36401/001_boerderij-image-1514582.jpegTornado destroys US poultry farm

News A poultry farm in the US state of Mississippi has been torn apart by a recent tornado leaving about 220,000 chickens dead. High winds destroyed Wilkes Farm in Noxapater, which is under contract with US meat giant Tyson Foods, and owned by Charlie and Cindy Wilkes. The farm had eight poultry houses h...
http://www.worldpoultry.net/Broilers/Housing/2014/5/Tornado-destroys-US-poultry-farm-1514579W/

/PageFiles/36395/001_boerderij-image-1513151.jpegNigerian poultry firm revived by local govt funds

News Nigeria’s Imo State government has pledged to revive a former multi-billion naira poultry establishment which was abandoned by successive administrations in the state. Rochas Okorocha, a local Governor said that the state government has engaged the services of some foreign and local agricultural exp...
http://www.worldpoultry.net/Broilers/General/2014/5/Nigerian-poultry-firm-revived-by-local-govt-funds-1513139W/

/PageFiles/36287/001_boerderij-image-1493890.jpegIntegrated approach for maximum egg production

News Jansen Poultry Equipment offers an integrated approach for the production of cage free consumption eggs. This approach aims to create extra value by achieving maximum production in the most efficient way. The efficiency starts in house by ensuring great performance among the hens. The right system t...
http://www.worldpoultry.net/Layers/Housing/2014/4/Integrated-approach-for-maximum-egg-production-1493849W/

/PageFiles/36277/001_boerderij-image-1493377.jpegReducing ammonia, fine dust and odour in poultry houses

News New innovative techniques for reducing emission of ammonia, fine dust and odour are introduced by Jansen Poultry Equipment. These include a heat exchanger, air scrubbers and manure drying systems, all of them without wasting energy. These systems remove harmful elements from the air by a filtering p...
http://www.worldpoultry.net/Broilers/Housing/2014/4/Reducing-ammonia-fine-dust-and-odour-in-poultry-houses-1493271W/

/PageFiles/36007/001_boerderij-image-1478852.jpegOrganic practice beneficial for antibiotic resistance

News As a result of the widespread use of antibiotics in large-scale US poultry production, a significant proportion of Salmonella strains, recovered from conventional poultry farms and retail poultry products, express antibiotic resistance. Researchers from five different US universities, evaluated whet...
http://www.worldpoultry.net/Broilers/Health/2014/3/Organic-practice-beneficial-for-antibiotic-resistance-1478782W/

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