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2014-05-23 23:02:51

The Poultry Feed and feed additives market was valued at $69.9b in 2013, to grow at a CAGR of 6.0% annually. http://www.micromarketmonitor.com/market-report/poultry-feed-reports-1173480233.html (PRWEB) May 23, 2014 The important drivers for the growth of the European poultry feed and feed additives market are increasing poultry meat consumption and food safety concerns. The poultry meat sector is one of the sectors affected by the animal welfare legislation, thereby also affecting the...

2014-05-05 23:01:43

As health perceptions about eggs shift, people are consuming more eggs and increasingly demanding free-range and organic eggs. For these reasons, industry research firm IBISWorld has updated its report on the Egg Farming industry in Australia. Melbourne, Australia (PRWEB) May 06, 2014 Improved public perceptions of the health benefits of eggs have driven growth in the Egg Farming industry over the past five years. Marketing efforts to reverse consumer associations of eggs with high...

2014-05-01 16:34:49

A Protest is Planned and Sanctuaries Have Offered to Adopt the Hens BERKELEY, Calif., May 1, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Urban Adamah, a Jewish community center and urban farm in Berkeley, has announced it will kill the center's 2-year-old hens because the hens' egg production has begun to wane after coming to the farm in 2011. Instead of retiring the hens to sanctuaries that are ready to take them, the community center has announced a killing of the hens in a class on kosher...

2014-04-18 12:23:42

ALPHARETTA, Ga., April 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Egg farmers across the country are helping in the fight against hunger by donating nearly half a million fresh eggs to food assistance organizations coast-to-coast during the month of April. According to Feeding America, one in six Americans is faced with hunger and can't afford to buy groceries. Members of the United Egg Producers (UEP) are contributing to food banks all across America to ease the struggle of putting food on the table...

2014-04-14 20:20:50

DUBLIN, April 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets ( http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/pn75xp/global_organic) has announced the addition of the "Global Organic Trace Minerals for Animal Feeds Market Report" [http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/pn75xp/global_organic ] report to their offering. <start_newscom> (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130307/600769 ) The analysts forecast the Global Organic Trace Minerals for Animal...

2014-03-06 08:29:02

CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J., March 6, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- For the second year in a row, Eggland's Best Organic eggs have been selected as a winner of Prevention's 100 Cleanest Packaged Foods Awards. Eggland's Best eggs come from hens fed a proprietary, all-vegetarian diet and are held to strict quality, freshness and nutritional standards. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130212/NY57963LOGO Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130212/NY57963LOGO...

2014-02-20 00:23:48

HSUS on record as accepting modified battery cages as an industry standard -- even in "cage-free" California SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Humane Farming Association (HFA) today put into context the recent announcement by the United Egg Producers (UEP) that it will cease lobbying for Senator Feinstein's "Egg Products Inspection Act Amendments" (S. 820). UEP president, Chad Gregory, acknowledged from the very start that the egg industry never expected...

2014-02-13 08:29:00

CEDAR KNOLLS, N.J., Feb. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- After calculating more than 40,000 consumer votes, Product of the Year USA has announced Eggland's Best eggs as "Product of the Year." (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140213/NY63005LOGO )(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130212/NY57963LOGO ) Product of the Year is the world's largest consumer-voted award program for innovation in consumer products and has served as a shortcut for consumers to pick the best...

H7N9 Bird Flu Resurges, China Halts Poultry Trade
2014-01-28 09:03:18

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online As China embraces for the Lunar New Year this week, the country’s health officials are also dealing with a resurgence of the dangerous H7N9 bird flu that first started sweeping across the country in February 2013. The World Health Organization (WHO) has been receiving nearly daily reports on new laboratory-confirmed cases of human infection with H7N9 since the beginning of the year, with close to a hundred cases reported and 19...

2014-01-24 12:21:22

Today's egg production is more efficient than previous decades and leaves a smaller environmental footprint PARK RIDGE, Ill., Jan. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study published in Poultry Science shows that while U.S. egg production has increased over the past 50 years, the industry has also been able to significantly decrease its environmental footprint. Researchers conducted a lifecycle analysis of U.S. egg production from 1960 to 2010 to evaluate environmental performance measures for the...


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