Cobb New Zealand Meets With Māori King on Economic Development

Cobb-Vantress, Inc. / USA: Jimmy Chand, general manager of Cobb New Zealand, met with the Māori King, Te Arikinui Tūheitia Paki, to discuss economic development strategies for the region. Cobb New Zealand is growing, as sales into Asia and the Pacific increase. The company is committed to hiring as many members of the Māori community as possible to fill 15 current […]

The Alltech ONE Ideas Conference (ONE) will launch virtually

The Alltech ONE Ideas Conference (ONE) will launch virtually on May 25–27, 2021, and will feature tracks that will uncover the challenges and opportunities in the aqua, crop science, dairy, equine, health and wellness, pet, pig, and poultry sectors. Now in its 37th year, Alltech’s global agri-food conference continues to be an invaluable resource, uniting thought-leaders and […]

Aviagen North America names Dr. Sara Reichelt as its new Director of Welfare and Sustainability

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Aviagen® North America is pleased to introduce Dr. Sara Reichelt as its new Director of Welfare and Sustainability, effective immediately. Reporting directly to Dr. Kate Hayes, Aviagen’s Vice President of Veterinary Services, Dr. Reichelt will be the face of welfare and sustainability for Aviagen’s North American customer base, collaborating closely with Aviagen Group’s Global […]

An ambitious new 4-year project aims to help small-scale poultry producers in Africa

PREVENT PROJECT TO BOOST PROSPECTS FOR 150,000 BACKYARD POULTRY PRODUCERS IN AFRICA With Africa’s population set to double, new technologies, including improved poultry vaccination, will be necessary to provide enough affordable, quality protein. Libourne-An ambitious new 4-year project aims to help 150,000 small-scale poultry producers in Africa to become more productive and efficient by building […]

Impact of heat stress on poultry

Author: Kurt Van de Mierop, Managing Director, Nutrex NV Stress is a method adopted by the body to cope with any challenge. Birds in particular are very sensitive to environmental challenges such as high ambient temperatures which cause heat stress. In poultry, heat stress has undesirable effects on gut health, nutrient digestion and absorption, the […]

How to make Poultry Farming a Profitable Business?

Poultry farming today is a huge business that is split into several operations including hatcheries, pullet farms for meat production, or farms for egg production. The poultry industry provides a good employment opportunity along with agricultural activities. The poultry entrepreneurs are very much concentrated in utilizing the farm optimally enriching maximum output through selling the […]

New White Paper: Includes Expertise for Pullet Rearing Ventilation, Light Trap Selection and Installation.

The Cobb technical team is equipping the industry with new guidelines to improve pullet ventilation and the process of selecting and installing light traps in rearing houses. The newest white paper by Andrew Bourne, world technical services specialist, is a timely and important tool for industry professionals to review when designing, building, or updating ventilation systems. “Our […]

Solutions that combine animal well-being with sustainability and profitability

“Chicken protein plays a crucial role in world nutrition. Chickens have an outstanding feed conversion rate. That makes chicken a champion of efficiency..” What are your best-known solutions/products/services? As a pioneer in the industry, we have always been striving for the best solution. Being a pioneer implies going on unexplored paths. It can be challenging, […]