Gene editing in relation to current farming systems is interesting because there are ways in which it might alleviate suffering
Supplemental inulin can replace antibiotic use for growth promotion in broilers without altering the physiochemical properties of the meat produced, researchers
China is reopening its import market to US poultry and poultry products following a hiatus in such importation lasting several years.
AB Vista says its recently developed, enzyme-based concept, Maximum Matrix Nutrition (MMN), can reduce the carbon footprint of feed.
Stringent environmental sampling plans and appropriate follow-up actions may help eliminate persistent salmonella strains from second unit processing equipment.
A broiler study showed that a 22–23 g/kg reduction in the crude protein (CP) content of grower and finisher diets, with adequate supplementation of essential
Applying a precision feeding system to broiler breeder flocks or poultry production limits greenhouse gas emissions and may provide producers a way to reduce
The situation is further exacerbated by increasing restrictions on antibiotic growth promoters used to make birds resilient to intensive production processes.
Study validates ultra-wideband tracking system for monitoring group-housed chicken activity levels.
Accuracy of breeding value estimates may be higher using crossbred instead of purebred data, especially when genetic correlation is low.
Court confirms USDA caused organic industry harm by withdrawing organic livestock rules.
Court challenge seeks to immediately vacate USDA’s rescission and allow law to go into effect.
Farmers, integrators, processors, allied industry, brands, retail, foodservice, nonprofits and civil society gather to discuss animal welfare and sustainability
Laying hens may display improved production and stronger eggs when levels of amino acid-complexed manganese are added to feeds, say researchers.
Center includes large viewing room that allows guests to observe birds undisturbed in their environment.
Work focused on removing a toxic element in cottonseed, coupled with US regulatory approval, may expand the use of that ingredient beyond cattle diets to feed
β-mannanase supplementation in feed may increase the diversity of birds’ microbiota, and, following a disease challenge, support broiler’s intestinal health
Next steps will be to test customized probiotics on poultry farms.
Valine reduced the impact of the lower CP diets through its beneficial effect on protein accretion and intestinal morphology, they said.
Scientists to examine how stress experiences affect development of brain processes linked to appetite in birds.