Nov. 7, 2018, by Marcel HuijsmansHendrix Genetics to work with African farmers to develop their preferred chickens
Hendrix Genetics receives grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to improve the lives of African poultry farmers
Sept. 19, 2018, by William GuzmanLights: What you need to know to maximize egg production
Turkey breeders have used artificial lighting schedules for many years. As new technologies are introduced, along with changes in genetic breeding goals, there are opportunities to utilize lighting...
July 30, 2018Polish turkey industry welcomes producers from the USA
Dariusz Bakowski, a local turkey grower and owner of Fermy Drobiu Bakowski, based in Inowroclaw, Poland, was one of the local business owners that recently welcomed a group of turkey producers from...
July 9, 2018, by Blair McCorristonSummer heat doesn't slow us down! US construction update
Progress continues at lightning speed on the Hendrix Genetics turkeys distribution network in the USA. Take a look at what we have been up to.
June 26, 2018, by Dr. Dave LaurinChallenges in formulating commercial turkey feeds without animal by-products
Proper feeding and management of commercial turkeys is necessary to satisfy market demands for turkey meat. Market demand can differ based on geographic region, cultural differences and consumer p...
June 18, 2018, by Blair McCorristonNew Transportation Manager for US Commercial Poult Business
We are proud to announce that Paul Lake has joined Hendrix Genetics in the turkey business unit.
May 23, 2018, by Kevin Le RomancerMeeting with the Ministry of Animal Resources of the Ivory Coast
In the context of finding new markets for the turkey Business Unit of Hendrix Genetics, we had the honor to be received by M. Komenan Kouassi Adjoumani, the Minister of Animal Resources of Ivory Co...
May 21, 2018, by Raf BeerenLeadership realignment to best service the turkey industry
Significant investment into Grand Parent and Parent Stock farms, hatcheries and new transportation technology reflects our commitment to the future success of the turkey industry. As our business ...
May 2, 2018, by Lilian SchaerBetter feed conversion lowers greenhouse gas emissions in turkeys
Improvements in feed conversion efficiency has long been included in breeding programs to offset the high cost of feed. The more efficient use of feed could easily be tied to financial gains. Behi...
April 23, 2018, by William GuzmanThinking of switching to LED lights? Read this first
Throughout the world, many turkey producers are switching to LED lights in their barns. Significant savings on electrical operating costs makes LED lighting an attractive option. Before you flip th...
March 21, 2018, by Johan van ArendonkAn insight into the Genetics Applied to Livestock Production World Congress
In February of this year, the World Congress on Genetics Applied to Livestock Production was held. Get to know the insights, trends and key outcomes of the event.
March 19, 2018, by Dennis BaumanBreeder tom management to ensure high quality semen
Artificial insemination is a routine practice in the turkey breeder industry. To be successful it requires trained, competent staff and male turkeys that produce quality semen. This article will fo...
March 8, 2018, by Helen WojcinskiHendrix Genetics, first to be certified in France and Poland for PAACO
Our commitment to animal welfare is a top priority, this step is important for standardizing and auditing our efforts on a global scale.
March 8, 2018, by Blair McCorristonAttending the Midwest Poultry Show? Here's what you need to know
With the move to Minneapolis there is a lot going on at this year’s show. From virtual hatchery tours to customer appreciation events, check out Hybrid's 'Must do' list below.
Jan. 24, 2018, by Johan van ArendonkNew blockchain project involving turkeys and animal welfare
Hendrix Genetics has teamed up with some of Europe’s industry leaders to use blockchain to provide a transparent, efficient, supply chain that is compliant with the the one-star animal welfare stan...
Jan. 11, 2018, by William AlexanderCold weather ventilation series – Monitor gas levels
When experiencing cold weather, keeping your barn well insulated and without drafts, while producing proper air flow are the first steps to maintaining bird comfort. Following these, it is importan...
Jan. 2, 2018, by Guillaume SimonneauHendrix Genetics opens new grand parent turkey farm in Sennevières
On Wednesday December 6, 2017 Hendrix Genetics Turkeys France (HGTF) hosted a celebratory grand opening with clients, partners and colleagues. The opening day started with a conference, followed by...
Dec. 15, 2017, by Dennis BaumanCelebrating the success of our partners: Sopraval 50th anniversary
The success of the turkey industry depends on longstanding companies, such as Sopraval, based in Chile. It is companies like this that have paved a road of progress and innovation.
Dec. 12, 2017, by William AlexanderCold weather ventilation series – Control the air flow
Preparing for cold weather involves a number of steps to ensure the turkeys in your care are comfortable throughout the winter season.
Dec. 1, 2017, by Hendrix GeneticsHendrix Genetics appoints new Managing Director Swine
Following the appointment of Raf Beeren as Managing Director Business Unit Turkeys, Hendrix Genetics announced that Luis Prieto Garcia will succeed Raf Beeren in the position of Managing Director B...
Nov. 8, 2017, by Hendrix GeneticsTop management changes to realize our ambitious plans
Hendrix Genetics’ ambitious Vision 2020 plan calls for significant growth and investment. A successful transition of the organization structure is part of the plan and a natural step in the develop...
Nov. 1, 2017, by Tom KnappPoult Reporting Tool – A proactive approach to quality control
A tool designed to track metrics that impact poult quality in ‘real-time’ and use that information to make improvements.
Oct. 25, 2017, by Blair McCorristonHendrix Genetics hosts grand opening of new turkey hatchery in Nebraska
A rare opportunity presented itself to the local community, government and city officials, when they were invited to tour and learn about the new Hendrix Genetics parent stock turkey hatchery in Be...
Sept. 26, 2017, by Matt McCreadyHendrix Genetics breaks ground on new commercial turkey hatchery
There was an air of excitement in Beresford, South Dakota today as Hendrix Genetics and local officials welcomed the community to a ground-breaking ceremony on their new commercial turkey hatchery....
Sept. 20, 2017, by Bryan MaierThere’s a mouse in the (poultry) house: Exterior and interior strategies for rodent control
As the weather cools, rodents seek refuge indoors where there is easy access to food and water. Rodents are vectors for spreading disease, which can put your flock at risk, so it is important to ha...
July 25, 2017Innovative Grand Parent Facility Takes Shape in France
We are excited to report the progress of the new Grand Parent turkey facility in Sennevières, France. This new farm features increased capacity and the newest innovations in biosecurity.
July 10, 2017, by Matt McCreadyHendrix Genetics partners with Heering and Veit on new distribution fleet
New, modern fleet to include 16 vehicles to transport Hybrid eggs and poults throughout the USANew fleet represents a $5 million investment in advanced logistics for the USA turkey industry
June 27, 2017, by Matt McCreadyHendrix Genetics announces new commercial hatchery in Beresford, SD
Strategically located turkey hatchery to provide 30 million day-old Hybrid poults.Hendrix Genetics estimates over 100 temporary and permanent jobs will be created because of the project. Commercial...
June 23, 2017, by Marcel HuijsmansJerry Moye appointed new member of International Advisory Board
Hendrix Genetics has appointed Jerry Moye as new member of its International Advisory Board (IAB). The appointment takes effect on 22 June 2017.
May 26, 2017, by Blair McCorristonHybrid Turkeys receives funding for $6 million genomic selection project
Academia, government, industry partners and funding recipients attended a press conference at the University of Guelph on Friday as Kate Young, Canadian Parliamentary Secretary for Science, announc...
May 10, 2017, by William AlexanderSmall but mighty: Caring for your poults to unlock their potential
Watching a flock of poults in the first days of life strutting around the barn, chirping, and eating well is one the best sights for a turkey producer. Not only because these little birds are cute ...
March 16, 2017Hybrid Turkeys announces major investments in USA supply chain.
Hybrid Turkeys announces major investments in USA supply chain. US market to receive day old commercial turkeys direct from primary breeder. Top quality poults to meet the demands of the modern ind...
Nov. 22, 2016Hendrix Genetics Pledges $68,000 to Local Nutrition Programs
Hendrix Genetics is committed to giving back, not only to the industries in which we do business, but also to the communities in which we work.
Sept. 16, 2016Hendrix Genetics Showcases $200,000 Investment in North American Poultry Laboratory
Providing high health, salmonella-negative flocks and ensuring clean and pathogen-free facilities are our top priority. For this reason, we are proud to highlight the recent expansion of our North ...