Volume 10 Number 2, November 2014


                                                            • Choosin Farm puts environment and community                                                                   at the forefront

                                                            • F&F Food builds new further processing plant

V10N2P1• Chun-Seng Farm: Human resources paves the way for future success

• Sihanoukville’s Mithsamlanh Farm bets on growing demand for better chicken

• Cambodia’s Hok Hieng Group plans food and retail venture

 • Pancosma targets brand breakthrough

• Balance key optimizing broiler productivity

                                                           • Quality for Profit: A unique approach to minerals

                                                           • Reducing necrotic enteritis: A new approach with                                                                  or without antibiotics

Chore-time holds sales meeting for Asian distributors

v10n1Chore-TimeChore-time hosted a regional sales meeting in Bali, Indonesia, for Asian distributors of its poultry and egg production systems. A variety of topics were addressed throughout the three-day session, including engineering and product development updates; sales and growth strategies; e-commerce initiatives; and product training focused on ventilation systems, CHORE-TRONICS® Controls and STRATA™ Broiler Colony product.

DSM Poultry Tour 2014

SONY DSCLeading poultry producers and nutritionists in Thailand recently convened at a two-day seminar hosted by DSM entitled “Maintaining high poultry production in Asia under adverse conditions.”

PT. Bibit Indonesia to build new GP farm

Bambang Yuniwanta (left) and Sandy Irawan

Bambang Yuniwanta (left) and Sandy Irawan

PT. Bibit Indonesia, a subsidiary of Malindo Feedmill, plans to open a new Grand Parent (GP) farm in East Java by Q1 2016 to support future growth. The company is currently operating four broiler GP farms in West Java that supply around three million PS/year.

Cobb hosts Africa technical seminar

v10n1CobbMore than 100 customers representing 13 African countries attended the largest-ever Cobb Africa technical seminar held in Irvine, Zimbabwe.

Director of Cobb Africa, Patrick Murphy, said Cobb is making great strides in the African market with market share now exceeding 50% across the sub-Saharan region.

Du Pont Industrial Biosciences touts ‘inclusive innovation’

SONY DSCDuPont hopes to forge closer ties with its customers by helping them improve operational and innovation effectiveness through a process that it calls ‘inclusive innovation’.

Vikram Prabhu, Regional Business Leader for Industrial Biosciences (Asia Pacific), and Christina Pang, regional industrial leader for Animal Nutrition (Asia Pacific), discussed its latest generation phytase called Axtra PHY® recently in Bangkok.

Arbor Acres presents long-term service awards to 56 employees

SONY DSCTop executives from Arbor Acres Thailand, CPF and Aviagen recently presented distinguished service awards to 56 employees who have worked for Arbor Acres Thailand for five years to 35 years. The list of VIPs included Sanya Thiemsiri, president of Arbor Acres Thailand; Adirek Sripratak, CPF’s CEO; Prasert Poongkumarn, CPF’s vice-chairman; as well as Bill Souther, senior vice-president of Aviagen.