Poultry CRC wins prestigious international award!
The Poultry Cooperative Research Centre (CRC) has won the prestigious World’s Poultry Science Association’s (WPSA) Education Award 2012, recognising the CRC’s effort in outreach activities. Poultry CRC CEO, Professor Mingan Choct accepted the award at the 2012 World’s Poultry Congress in Brazil last night. “This is poultry’s equivalent to an Olympic gold medal as it
Developing a new non-invasive test for welfare status
New Poultry CRC research is aimed at developing a non-invasive test to assess welfare status in birds. The project is led by joint project leaders Drs Tamsyn Crowley and Anthony Keyburn, from Poultry CRC participants, Deakin University and CSIRO, respectively. Anthony and Tamsyn plan to use cutting-edge genetic technology to create a new test, which
Photo Competition 2012 – Over $1000 in prizes!
Show us your coop! After the hugely popular photo competition last year, the Poultry CRC is running another one! This time we are going to break it into two categories, Open and Schools. We are looking for any images associated with poultry, both in the backyard and down on the farm. In particular we are