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Grass diet a winner for seasonal goose marketing

Oliver White sees geese as a key part of his enterprise based around the merits of grass-fed livestock. He has a passion for pasture-fed livestock – a topic he is…

POULTRY

Surviving bird flu: One duck breeder's story

The outbreak of high pathogen avian influenza at a duck breeder farm in Nafferton rocked the poultry industry. The man in charge at the time has recounted the strain it…

POULTRY

Guide to successful gosling care

The first few days of a gosling's life set the stage for its future performance, as Eddie Hegarty explains. Building up a good rapport with your goslings is a crucial part…

TURKEYS

Species diversity rules at Hampshire poultry business

Think of a type of poultry, and the chances are you’ll be able to find it at Richard Jones’s Hyden Farm, a few miles to the north of Portsmouth. The…

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TURKEYS

Photos: Goose and turkey producers convene for annual walk

More than 50 goose and turkey producers attended the annual British Goose Producers farm walk, held at Great Grove Poultry in Norfolk on 15 October. The event was hosted by Steve…

POULTRY BUSINESS

Goose prices set for small rise this Christmas

Goose producers are looking to achieve a small increase in prices for their birds this Christmas, despite a drop in feed costs over the past 12 months. A discussion on…

POULTRY

Top day out for goose producers

A key fixture in the calendar for goose producers large and small has been announced – its trade body’s annual farm walk. The British Goose Producers will this year be hosted…

POULTRY BUSINESS

Duckmeat sales forge ahead

Duck meat sales have risen strongly this year, achieving double-digit growth at retail as more consumers are willing to cook it at home. Data from Kantar Worldpanel, which monitors retail…

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