Poultry Welfare News

News published on August 30, 2021:

Poultry scientists examine laying hen welfare during depopulation in noncage systems - Interpretive Summary

by Sam Shafer Poultry producers maintain healthy, productive flocks by carrying out depopulation when hens reach 65 to 90 weeks old. Depopulation means hens need to be caught, carried and put in crates on thei...
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News published on August 30, 2021:

Using microchips to improve efficiency and bird health on poultry farms

By Claire Marie Coleman As the No. 1 poultry producing state in the U.S., Georgia’s poultry industry generates more than $3.8 billion annually. Part of sustaining this vibrant economic driver fo...
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https://southscapes.caes.uga.edu/
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News published on July 26, 2021:

Germany and France call on EU countries to also ban culling of male chicks

France and Germany are now calling on other EU countries to follow their lead in banning the controversial practice of culling male chicks, which both countries have pledged to end from January 2022. It is &ld...
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https://www.euractiv.com
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News published on June 1, 2021:

Gregory Archer is honored with Maple Leaf Farms Duck Research Award

This award is given to stimulate and reward research with ducks and improve the knowledge base of science as applied to commercial duck production. This research should be for a period of not more than 10 years...
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News published on May 11, 2021:

Free webinar: Global Standards and Research Advances in Poultry Welfare

  The Poultry Extension Collaborative (PEC) brings you the webinar "Global Standards and Research Advances in Poultry Welfare" on May 25th, from 10:00 am to 1:15 pm EST, via Zoom.   Attendance...
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https://www.poultry-welfare-extension.com/
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News published on April 21, 2021:

Patented Split-Feeding System for Breeder Broilers Improves Hatching Rates and Welfare, Reduces Feed Costs and Supports Sustainability

A patented split-feeding program for broiler breeders is disrupting conventional approaches to poultry nutrition. Developed by Trouw Nutrition, a Nutreco company, the split-feeding innovation has demonstrated i...
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www.trouwnutrition.com
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News published on April 14, 2021:

North Carolina Broiler Supervisor’s Short Course 2021

The Prestage Department of Poultry Science from North Carolina State University invites you to participate in the North Carolina Broiler Supervisor's Short Course on April 21st, 2021. We continue to work wit...
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https://poultry.ces.ncsu.edu/
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News published on March 25, 2021:

All chickens do it: dustbathing - yet, not all do it the same

By Leonie Jacobs/Poultry Extension Collaborative Blog   Tessa Grebey and colleagues researched dustbathing behavior in a range of commercial laying hen breeds, including Hy-Line Brown, Bovan Brown, DeKal...
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https://www.poultry-welfare-extension.com/blog---poultry-welfare-science---translated
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News published on March 8, 2021:

Merck Animal Health Completes Acquisition of Poultry Sense Limited

MADISON, N.J. – Merck Animal Health, known as MSD Animal Health outside the United States and Canada, a division of Merck & Co., Inc., Kenilworth, N.J., USA (NYSE:MRK), announced the completion of its...
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https://www.merck-animal-health.com/
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News published on February 26, 2021:

Georgia Precision Poultry Farming Conference - May 4, 2021 (Virtual)

Precision poultry farming is the use of advanced technologies to optimize the contribution and health/welfare management of individual animals. UGA poultry science Extension team will host the 2021 Georgia Pr...
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https://poultry.caes.uga.edu/extension/conferences-and-workshops.html
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