Alltech announces new leadership roles within the Alltech feed division

Alltech feed division announces new leadership roles. Scot Harold will assume commercial leadership as executive vice president, Feed & Premix, and Brian Gier joins the company as vice president of sales for Hubbard Feeds. “As we position the business for future growth, we continue to evolve and work together across all parts of our business to best serve […]

Clemson researcher injects chicken eggs with probiotics to promote ‘One Health’

Delivering naturally occurring probiotics to chick embryos is a practical, realistic and achievable approach to…enhance overall health and chick quality without the use of antibiotics-– Khaled Abdelaziz, Clemson assistant professor of animal and veterinary sciences. Poultry is one of South Carolina’s largest agricultural industries, generating $1.5 billion annually. But the bacterium Campylobacter is threatening this economic stronghold. […]

Alan Thomson appointed as Global Vice President of Aviagen’s Technical operations

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Aviagen® is pleased to announce the appointment of Alan Thomson as Global Vice President (VP) of Aviagen’s Technical Operations. He succeeds Dr. Bryan Fancher, who will retire in September this year. Thomson, latterly Aviagen’s Global Head of Technical Transfer, has assumed his new role effective from March 1 and will collaborate closely with Dr. […]

Novus adds to poultry team in the U.S.

SAINT CHARLES, MO – Joshua Teague is the newest member of the poultry team at Novus International, Inc. Earlier this year, Teague joined the intelligent nutrition company as the poultry senior sales specialist. In this role, he’s responsible for growing the layer and turkey business segments in the Midwest United States. Prior to joining Novus, […]

Kemin Food Technologies- North America welcomes Joseph Summers as Technical Sales Manager

U.S. – Kemin Industries, a global ingredient manufacturer, recently announced that Joseph Summers has joined the Kemin Food Technologies – North America business unit as Technical Sales Manager, supporting customers in the Southeastern U.S. with sales and services. As Technical Sales Manager, Summers will be responsible for sales and business development, working to optimize profitability […]

Factors affecting egg production

During the production cycle many factors influence egg production; therefore, the cycle must be managed effectively and efficiently in order to provide maximum output and profitability. Poultry systems for egg production need to be aware of the factors that decrease this performance parameter. The success of poultry production dedicated to egg production is based on […]

Trouw Nutrition announces the launch of MyFeedPrint

Amersfoort, Netherlands-Trouw Nutrition, an innovative animal nutrition solutions provider, announces the launch of MyFeedPrint, an online environmental footprint service for animal feed products. The service is designed to allow farmers, feed producers and integrators to quantify the environmental footprint of animal feed, providing transparency on the environmental impact of the livestock value chain. Trouw Nutrition’s […]