This category is decided by you, the readers. We want to recognise the best Trade Supplier of the Year, and to do this we want to know the business that goes above and beyond in supplying the egg and poultry sector.
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BASF’s feed additives help poultry, such as laying hens and broilers, to make better use of the energy in their feed. The enzyme Natugrain TS, for example, makes wheat and barley easier to digest. It also provides Lucantin, which gives eggs their appealing yellow-orange yolks and broiler chickens their appetising golden skin colour. Other products ensure an optimal supply of nutrients, or that parasites and fungi have no chance to contaminate feed.
Crowshall Veterinary Services LLP provides veterinary consultancy and diagnostic services to many areas of the poultry industry. They are poultry vets who offer a full range of support including easy-access telephone advice, rapid post-mortem examination, a full backup laboratory facility with UKAS accreditation, flock health and welfare planning, health planning for disease control, and on-site flock visits by Crowshall’s experienced poultry vets.
Dalton Engineering has been in the poultry business for over 30 years. The company is an expert at looking after poultry feeding, drinking and ventilation systems. From a single feeder to a complete, custom installation, Dalton can supply everything. As well as new installations, it can also update existing systems, improving efficiency and productivity.
Hendrix Genetics is a multi-species breeding, genetics and technology company with primary activities in turkeys, laying hens, traditional poultry, swine, salmon, trout and shrimp breeding. Backed by a strong portfolio of leading brands, it aims to provide innovative and sustainable genetic solutions to meet the growing global demand for food. Hendrix Genetics has over 3,500 employees and operates locations in more than 25 countries worldwide.
Livetec is a leading provider of livestock protection and a go-to partner for all biosecurity issues across the industry. It has experience in farming, high animal welfare, research and development and legislation, and is a specialist in applying scientific research to day-to-day practices in these areas, working with all parts of the livestock community to protect the welfare of both animals and farmers.
Slate Hall Veterinary Services was established in 1996 and has grown steadily to become one of the leading specialist poultry veterinary practices in the UK. The company has 14 expert vets, working out of five locations to combine local knowledge with the strength of national resources. The vets are backed by skilled lab technicians, sales and orders team, trainers and administration and support staff, with a focus on ensuring flocks are protected, safe, healthy and profitable.
Stax Converting is a supplier of feed rolls for poultry sheds, based in Wigan. With a 17,000ft warehouse, the company offers the service of managed stock to save customers time and space with their requirements. It welcomes both small and large orders.