Thailand highlights its poultry welfare standards

Thailand highlights its poultry welfare standards

THAILAND – The animal welfare movement has become global in its push to help billions of animals live in better conditions However, it has a deeper meaning in livestock businesses. For Thai food producers, high welfare products are not about offering alternative...
How Thai poultry business is revamping its image

How Thai poultry business is revamping its image

As consumers shift their focus to health and wellness, the Thai poultry industry has to adopt a new identity synonymous with high quality poultry production by pushing its food safety and animal welfare practices to meet the global standard. The industry, best known...
Processed soya to improve performance of broiler chickens

Processed soya to improve performance of broiler chickens

Processed soya bean meal in broilers led to significantly increased feed conversion rates and body weight gain, according to newly published research. Researchers from Roslin Nutrition, Scotland and AB Agri Ltd, England, carried out a study to investigate whether the...
Organic acids invaluable tool for poultry gut health

Organic acids invaluable tool for poultry gut health

Protected benzoic acid improved growth performance in birds that were subject to Eimeria challenge, according to new research released this week by Novus International. Frances Yan, senior poultry nutrition research scientist at Novus, told the Poultry Science...
Towards a safe and sustainable poultry chain

Towards a safe and sustainable poultry chain

Moves towards creating an innovative poultry production chain have taken a step forward following the release of a report into a major three-year European study. The project wanted to develop an innovative production chain that offers high quality and safe products,...