It is not long now until the 2019 BFREPA Conference, Exhibition and AGM and we are looking forward to attending and exhibiting at the event on 15 October 2019.
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650,000 tonne of food for human consumption is being saved from landfill every year and incorporated into animal feed, however during the process pieces of plastic wrapping can end up in the feed consumed by livestock.
Ian Waldron is a fourth-generation farmer near South Molton in Devon. Originally a dairy farmer, he moved to egg production nine years ago and now runs a 12,700 bird operation.
This month saw us feature in the May edition of Poultry Business magazine with an article titled “Fine tuning diets to alter egg size”.
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We were delighted to be featured in the February edition of Ranger Magazine, with a 4-page spread titled, “Size matters: balancing bird welfare with the public’s taste for large eggs”.
Thank you to everybody who attended our free range evening at The Bell Country Inn, Llandrindod Wells this week.
Through this regular feature, we have followed the experience of Fred and Janet Powell and their family with their first flock of free range in Llandridnod Wells, in mid-Wales.
Martin Lawrence of Meadowside Free Range Eggs Ltd, shows how embracing technology on his farm in mid-Wales has helped him deliver gains in productivity and improved conditions for his flock.
We hosted a lively event at The Bell Country Inn, Llandrindod Wells, last week with some great speakers who really captured our attention.
Defra has extended its Avian Influenza (AI) Prevention Zone across the whole of England after 6 outbreaks of the H5N6 virus have been confirmed among wild birds in recent weeks.
The Government’s new focus on agricultural and rural affairs in the light of Brexit could be good news for farmers considering opportunities in the egg and broiler sectors.
Free range egg production is enjoying continued year on year growth, an opportunity that has not gone unnoticed by farmers working in less predictable sectors.
Peter Humphrey, of Humphrey Farms, has been presented with the 2017 Lifetime Achievement Award by BFREPA (British Free Range Egg Producers Association).