v2food debuts plant-based chicken

V2FOOD, an Australian plant-based meat producer, is crossing the proverbial road into new pastures by launching a line of plant-based crumbed chicken products in three varieties – tenders, nuggets and schnitzel. The new products mark v2food’s third plant-based protein innovation after the success of the company’s v2mince, v2burger and v2sausage, most recently the launch of…

Colourful debeaking debate

WHILE switching to white fully beaked chickens requires close attention to detail, according to the United Kingdom-based farmer Phil Davies from Powys in Wales, it can improve production and welfare. Colourful debeaking debate Mr Davies and wife Helen began free range egg production in 2018 using brown birds. Colourful debeaking debate But they moved to…

Engaging with members

OVER the past few years, we have been reduced to virtual meetings, emails and relying on phone calls to speak with our members. Engaging with members And while these methods have allowed Egg Farmers of Australia to function, there is nothing like being able to visit on-farm and begin engaging with members in person. In…

May 2022

May 2022 poultry industry headlines: Keynote speakers at PIX AMC 2022 Educators’ conference on Sunshine Coast Keynote speakers at PIX AMC 2022 Engaging with members Colourful debeaking debate Choosing RSPCA Approved chicken\ Open water access important for farmed ducks’ welfare Robots in biosecurity trial AusPac Ingredients benefits from animal nutrition accreditation Poultry vaccines market worth…

April 2022

April 2022 poultry industry headlines: Cracking new study excites egg lovers PoultryGrad is a win win project Disease, sickness and recovery Cholesterol confession courtesy of confusion Small Batch make mark with RSPCA Approved chook Flooding overwhelmed QLD poultry farmer UTS researchers develop AI monitoring system Evaluation of substances affecting turkey spermatozoa motility Confidence rises as…

March 2022

March 2022 poultry industry headlines: Rearing enrichment for free range chickens Poultry Hub Australia heats up Queensland is our biggest commercial egg producer National biosecurity strategy Label law overhaul for plant proteins Activity all broils down to growth rates Fibre in poultry rations and its relationship with broiler performance and gut health Aussie poultry sizzlers…

February 2022

February 2022 poultry industry headlines: Supply chain issues for chicken meat industry Attracting great researchers Egg farmers want to help educate Supply chain issues for chicken meat industry Pastured eggs worth shelling out for COVID impacts chook meat EchoStorm Aerator to winery rescue Supporting a future of higher welfare learning Planning a commercial poultry development…

January 2022

January 2022 poultry industry headlines: Foodbank and Sunny Queen reduce hunger Post-hatch performance using in ovo CrM supplementation Reach out if you’re under stress Cagey commentary nicely laid out Aussie’s cleaning miracle Sale of Hazeldene’s Chicken Farm to private equity firm Final word on washing raw chicken meat Proposals sought for chicken meat program research…