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Donations amount to more than just chicken feed

Nearly 156,000 meals were donated to more than 800 charities in 2021 using chicken supplied by SRUC and poultry breeding company Aviagen®.…

  • SRUC
  • 24/02/2022
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Purreldeggie Poultry Farm public consultation

SAC Consulting is undertaking a public consultation about a Proposal of Application Notice with Perth and Kinross Council for a new poultry rearing farm at Purreldeggie Farm.…

  • SRUC
  • 10/02/2022
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SRUC and Waitrose win top category at BBC Food & Farming Awards

SRUC and Waitrose have taken home one of the top prizes at the BBC’s Food & Farming Awards, which was held last night (24 November).…

  • SRUC
  • 25/11/2021
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Public consultation for proposed poultry pedigree breeder laying farm at Kinkell Bridge

SAC Consulting is undertaking a public consultation, which has lodged a Proposal of Application Notice for a new pedigree breeder laying farm at Kinkell Bridge.…

  • SRUC
  • 12/08/2021
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Novel technology helps fight against superbug infections

Researchers have reported promising results in the fight against superbug infections on poultry farms, which could have wider implications for human health.…

  • SRUC
  • 27/04/2021
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Chicken donations create 55,000 meals

Donations of chicken equating to 55,000 meals have been shared with some of the country’s most needy charity groups.…

  • SRUC
  • 19/03/2021
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‘Listening’ to chicks could improve welfare

‘Listening’ to baby chicks’ calls could help identify welfare problems at an early stage, according to new research involving SRUC.…

  • SRUC
  • 12/06/2020
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Pig and poultry production

Improving pig and poultry production is the focus of a new event taking place near Edinburgh in January.…

  • SRUC
  • 04/12/2019
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Improving the welfare of laying hens

A multi-million pound European-wide project to improve the conditions of egg-laying chickens is launched today (Friday 4 October), to coincide with World Animal Day.…

  • SRUC
  • 04/10/2019
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£1 million project to tackle antimicrobial resistance in poultry

A new treatment to control the spread of antibiotic-resistant pathogens in poultry is to be developed by researchers in the UK and China.…

  • SRUC
  • 05/09/2019
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Eggstra special award for Poultry Production student

Poultry Production student Claire Strathern is eggstatic after winning a top prize at the Scottish Egg Quality Awards.…

  • SRUC
  • 19/08/2019
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