Monday, November 14, 2022
Aviagen honors PhD student with Nick French Award
Aviagen recently honored Ir. Matthias Corion — from the Department of Biosystems at the University of Leuven in Belgium — with the 2022 Nick French Award.
Monday, November 14, 2022
Australian Chicken Meat Federation welcomes new CEO
Australia's peak coordinating body for participants in the chicken meat industry in Australia, the Australian Chicken Meat Federation (ACMF), has welcomed Dr. Mary Wu as its new chief executive officer.
Monday, November 14, 2022
Poultry producers in Scotland, UK, call for imposing of birds housing order due to avian influenza threat
Repeated calls were made for Scotland (UK) to immediately impose a housing order on birds at a recent meeting of NFU Scotland's Poultry Working Group, as the country continues to struggle with an ongoing threat from avian influenza.
Monday, November 14, 2022
Avian influenza threatens to tighten Mexico's chicken and egg supplies
Chicken and eggs could be harder to find in parts of Mexico for a while due to an avian influenza outbreak in Sonora and Nuevo León, which could also send prices up for some customers.
Monday, November 14, 2022
USMEF conference examines export outlook, production constraints, economic headwinds
The US Meat Export Federation (USMEF) Strategic Planning Conference was recently in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, the United States, attracting farmers, ranchers, processors and exporters from throughout the country.
Monday, November 14, 2022
Aviagen: Wadi Group celebrates 30 years of collaboration with Ross
Wadi Group, a distributor of Aviagen's Ross® Parent Stock (PS) in Egypt, recently celebrated a landmark anniversary of 30 years as a Ross customer, at its seventh Wadi Poultry Academy held last September in Cairo, Egypt.
Monday, November 14, 2022
Aviagen's 2022 Arbor Acres Training Seminar Asia focuses on driving profitability
The Aviagen® Arbor Acres® team recently welcomed customers from throughout Asia Pacific to the 2022 Arbor Acres Training Seminar Asia (AATSA), which took place on November 1-3 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Monday, November 14, 2022
Brazilian meatpacker BRF SA reports US$26 million loss in third quarter
Major Brazilian meatpacker BRF SA announced a net loss of BRL 137 million (~US$26 million; BRL 1 = US$0.19) for the third quarter of the year, which did not meet analysts' expectations of a slim profit, due to increased debt expenses and in ...
Friday, November 11, 2022
Vietnamese agriculture minister urges stronger prevention of animal diseases
Vietnam's Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development, Le Minh Hoan, has called on provincial and municipal People's Committees to strengthen the prevention of animal diseases in the coming months.
Thursday, November 10, 2022
Bangladeshi traders seek approval to import 510 million eggs from India
Traders in Bangladesh are seeking government approval to import 510 million eggs from India to cope with a current egg shortage in the country, even though local output is sufficient to meet demand, The Financial Express reported.
Thursday, November 10, 2022
Malaysian consumers association urges government to resolve egg shortage
The Consumers' Association of Penang (CAP), based in Malaysia's northern state of Penang, has urged Malaysia's Domestic Trade and Consumer Affairs Ministry to resolve the egg supply shortage in the country, The Star reported.
Thursday, November 10, 2022
US$15 million to help push meat production in Iowa, US
The Region 12 Council of Governments in Carroll, Iowa, the United States, has received US$15 million from the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Meat and Poultry Intermediary Lending Program, which is intended to increase prod ...
Wednesday, November 9, 2022
A look at China's poultry industry's performance in H1 2022
The financial results of listed Chinese poultry companies for the first half of 2022 saw some dismal results, with only Huaying Agriculture's net profit exceeding ¥50 million (US$7.2 million).
Wednesday, November 9, 2022
Kerala, India may enact feed and mineral mix act while seeking to protect dairy, poultry farmers' interests
A proposed Livestock and Poultry Feed and Mineral Mixture (Regulation of Manufacture and Sale) Act, 2022, for Kerala, India, will be enacted only after protecting the interests of dairy and poultry farmers in the state, Minister for Animal ...
Tuesday, November 8, 2022
English chicken farmers warned that keeping birds confined can lead to cannibalism
Chicken farmers in England have been warned that keeping their birds in confined spaces to control the spread of bird flu could lead to cannibalism, The Telegraph reported.

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