Maximizing Profits with Poultry Litter

March 15, 2017

A Mississippi-based Agricultural Research Service (ARS) researcher has learned that using poultry litter as fertilizer can help cotton growers in the Southeast maximize profits.

Poultry litter (chicken manure, spilled feed, excess feathers, and other poultry-house materials) contains nitrogen and phosphorus—both important crop nutrients. Applying poultry litter to the soil also recycles some of the tons of litter generated annually by poultry operations throughout the United States, says Haile Tewolde, an ARS agronomist at Mississippi State.


NutritionistsGathering in Lebanon Discusses How to Make Breakfast Better based on Latest Science and Focus on Whole Grains

Nutritionists from across Lebanon gathered in Beirut to discuss the latest recommendations on what constitutes a healthy breakfast at a scientific event organized by Nestlé Middle East, with whole grains emergingas a key ingredient to help maintain healthier body weight1-3, reduce coronary heart disease risk4,5, and lower risk of developing Type 2 Diabetes5,6. 


Tackling Cattle Fever Ticks with Vaccines

Cattle in a field. Link to photo information By Sandra Avant


January 12, 2016

Despite a successful program to eliminate cattle fever ticks during the first half of the 20th century, these ticks still manage to cross the Mexican border into Texas. A new vaccine developed by Agricultural Research Service (ARS) scientists with the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) could control these pests and help prevent a reinfestation of cattle fever ticks in the United States. These ticks can transmit pathogens that cause bovine babesiosis and anaplasmosis—diseases that can kill cattle.



Multinational feed additives manufacturer Nutriad, leader in species specific aquaculture solutions for health and digestion, continues to invest in innovation as it announced the appointment of Dr. Waldo Nuez Ortin as Lead Scientist Aquaculture. The Belgium headquartered company is fully committed to grow in the dynamic aqua markets across the world and therefore consistently hires top professional that bring value to their customers.


Moba Middle East FZCO open for business -Moba opened new office in Dubai-

Moba B.V., the leading manufacturer of egg grading, packing and processing equipment for consumption eggs is pleased to announce the opening of its new office in the Middle East. The Moba Middle East FZCO office will be located in Dubai, UAE.


نائب وزير الزراعة: الاستعانة بخبرة نيوزيلاندا لتنفيذ نظام سلامة سلسه للإنتاج الحيواني ، طبقا للمواصفات الدولية لسلامة الغذاء

محرز: بسرعة إنهاء الدراسات الخاصة بفتح الأسواق النيوزيلاندية امام المنتجات الزراعية المصرية  وإعداد قائمة منتجات الألبان المصرية المصدرة للخارج

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