Dr. Hongwei Xin Receives Prestigious Award

Dr. Hongwei Xin, Environmental Liaison for the UEP Certified Scientific Advisory Committee, has been selected by peers to receive the 2018 Cyrus Hall McCormick-Jerome Increase Case Gold Medal Award.  Established in 1932, this award recognizes “Exceptional and Meritorious Engineering Achievement in Agriculture” and is sponsored by CNH Global.  The award will be presented during the […]

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Biosecurity is a Top Priority for Egg Farmers

Egg farmers are vigilant in setting and maintaining advanced biosecurity protocols, and biosecurity programs have improved significantly over the past three years. UEP and egg farmers collaborate with the U.S. Department of Agriculture, state agencies, veterinarians and public health officials to responsibly evaluate biosecurity and address the needs of the hens, farms, employees and local […]

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Egg Farmers Do Far More With Considerably Less

Egg farmers work hard to care for their hens and care for the environment.  Over the last 50 years, advancements in egg farming have led to healthier hens and a reduced environment footprint.   Hens are living longer due to improved nutrition, disease control, and housing while producing 27% more eggs than in 1960! Farmers continue […]

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