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Improving meat quality through poultry performance

Strategies and tips for improving poultry meat quality through optimizing broiler performance. Sponsored by Cobb-Vantress. Source: Poultry Welfare

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Pulsed light technology could improve layer welfare

Pulsed alternating wavelength light technology can increase layer productivity and welfare, leading to improvements in temperament, feed conversion and livability, as well as increased case weights Source: Poultry Welfare

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HKScan to use wood-based product packaging in Finland

HKScan plans to begin using renewable wood-based plastics on select grilling sausage packages sold in Finland in the summer of 2021 as a part of its commitment to sustainability. Source: Sustainable Agriculture

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Make sure your barroom buddy isn’t an animal activist

It’s probably already a good rule of thumb to be careful regarding just who you befriend if you frequent bars. Source: Poultry Welfare

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Alves to lead IPC Sustainability and Environment WG

Dr. Sulivan Alves has been elected as chairperson of the International Poultry Council (IPC) Working Group (WG) on Sustainability and Environment. Source: Sustainable Agriculture

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Pet Turtles: Cute But Commonly Contaminated with Salmonella

FDA warns about the risk of illness from pet turtles. Source: FDA news

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Pulse Oximeters and Oxygen Concentrators: What to Know About At-Home Oxygen Therapy

Giving yourself too much or too little oxygen can be dangerous. If you are using a pulse oximeter to monitor your oxygen levels and think they are low, see a doctor. You should ...


COVID-19 shifted expectations about food sustainability

Sustainability has been a buzzword with consumers in recent years, but will it still be a major trend post-pandemic? Source: Sustainable Agriculture

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'All Natural' Alternatives for Erectile Dysfunction: A Risky Proposition

FDA’s testing of many suspect products that promise to enhance sexual performance or treat erectile dysfunction found that some contain undisclosed and potentially harmful drugs. Source: FDA news

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Tattoo Removal: Options and Results

How hard is it to remove a tattoo? What processes are used? Is it painful? Source: FDA news

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Lab-grown fat coming to a menu near you?

Laboratory grown fat is product of choice for start-up company Hoxton Farms, which aims to bring to alternative fat to the alternative meat market Source: Sustainable Agriculture

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Welfare focus is changing broiler growing in Europe

Learn how broiler producers in Europe are improving some bird welfare outcomes. Source: Poultry Welfare

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