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Temperature Pushes Up Prices of Eggs, Milk and Poultry

INDIA – In the last few days, Puneites have indeed been feeling the pinch of the soaring temperature, this time on their pockets. With the harsh summer set to take

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Rise in NZ Primary Exports Due to China Demand

NEW ZEALAND – New Zealand’s primary sector exports are forecast to rise 1.4 per cent over the year to the end of June, with China being the biggest market overall,

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The Chicken Study Reveals Key Hurdle for Campylobacter Vaccine Effort

UK – New University of Liverpool research reveals that the immune response of farmed chickens does not develop fast enough to fight off Campylobacter during their short lifespan. The findings

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Research: Superdosing Phytase Reduces Severity of Woody Breast in Poultry Industry

The exact cause of woody breast, a muscle myopathy affecting the quality, texture and color of chicken breast meat, is currently unknown – although initial research points to genetics and fast

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Poultry Farm Sets Up Lasers to Guard its Organic Hens from Bird Flu

An organic egg farm in England has set up a novel method of protecting its hens from bird flu allowing them to stay outdoors. Chris McCullough investigates. Orchard Eggs based

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IPPE Insights: Which Three Key Drivers Will Impact Poultry in 2017?

ANALYSIS – What are the three main trends the poultry will face in 2017? Delair Bolis, Head of the Global Poultry Unit with MSD Animal Health, shares his thoughts at

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India: Indian Poultry Farmers Concerned Over Potential for US Imports

INDIA – The Indian poultry industry has strongly opposed moves to allow import of chicken legs from the United States after India lost its case in the World Trade Organisation

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Minimum Space Rules Set to Ensure US Organic Poultry Welfare.

US – New rules have been announced in Washington that clarify production requirements for organic meat and poultry, which lawmakers hope will align the rules more closely with what customers

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New Chicken – Breed Changes Egg Industry Dynamics in India

INDIA – Seven years of research have paid rich dividends in the form of a unique breed of broiler chicken that can multiply three times as fast as ordinary hens,

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Thanksgiving Dinner Down to Less Than $5 Per Person

US – The American Farm Bureau Federation’s 31st annual informal price survey of classic items found on the Thanksgiving Day dinner table indicates the average cost of this year’s feast