Jan 25

Focusing on the Poultry Industry

Categories: Agriculture, IPE, Poultry
Focusing on the Poultry Industry

Farms in Focus Contest Voting Now Open!

Want to know what the poultry industry really looks like? Well now is your chance! We’ve partnered with producers, students, and farm families everywhere to show the world our Farms in Focus.

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Jan 23

Positively Poultry

Categories: Agriculture, IPE, Poultry
Positively Poultry

As January is coming to a close, many people have already started to renege on their New Year’s resolutions. But fear not fellow agvocates! In keeping with David’s suggestions at the start of the year, here is a great way to continue to promote agriculture and spread the positive message of farming. Let’s focus on the poultry industry.

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Jan 10

Transparency on Hickman's Family Farms

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Growing from 50 layers to 4 million layers, Hickman's Family Farm in Arizona is an example of how being transparent can not only boost a company's image, but their sales as well. People want to know where their food comes from and they want to feel good about it. Allowing the end consumer into the farmer's world can earn their trust and loyalty, and in turn, their business. Clint Hickman and his family farm have taken this challenge head on, teaching lessons along the way.

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Jan 07

Antibiotics may Impede Trade with Korea

Antibiotics may Impede Trade with Korea

In June 2012, the Government of South Korea announced a total ban on inclusion of non-therapeutic antibiotics in feed for livestock. The action by the Ministry of Food, Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries (MFAFF) in S. Korea corresponds to the EU ban on antibiotic growth promoters issued in January 2006. The EU directive followed similar restrictions imposed by Nordic countries between 1986 and 1998 and also by Switzerland in 1999.

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