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In ovo sex determination - chances and challenges
Visbek, February 10, 2023. You are interested in sex determination in the egg and want to know more about its chances and challenges?
Starting signal for CHEGGY at Verbeek
In ovo sexing process to be used for the first time in Holland
Zeewolde, December 16, 2022. Dutch hatchery Verbeek is intensifying its in ovo sexing activities.
France passes decree banning the killing of chicks from 2023 onwards
Expansion of Cheggy capacities enables necessary production volume by the end of the year
Paris, 05.02.2022. After France's phase-out of chick-killing was announced in July 2021, the official decree has now been passed after several months of preparation.
Italy introduces the ban of chick killing as third European country
CHEGGY and STUNNY at Hy-Line Italia are ready to use
Rome, 16th December 2021. After Germany and France, the Italian parliament approved the amendment to end the killing of day old male chicks in the layer industry by the end of 2026.
France bans the killing of day-old chicks from 2022
AAT expands capacities for sex determination in the egg
Paris, 19th July 2021. Following Germany, France will now also legally ban the killing of male day-old chicks. This was announced by French Agriculture Minister Julien Denormandie at a meeting between the two countries. The law is to come into force with effect from 2022.
Sustainable use of the male embryos as high-quality protein source: Schaffelaarbos partners with Agri Advanced Technologies GMBH (AAT)
The German company AAT offers a non-invasive in ovo sexing method with respectful treatment of sorted out male embryos. Schaffelaarbos will further process these male embryos into Dried Egg Proteins for the Animal Feed Market.