hired Scott Black
as a broiler specialist in the company’s
team. Black previously worked with
and ConAgra before moving to Pilgrims Pride in 2004. He has an extensive background in broiler management and ventilation.
The sale of New Zealand poultry
producer Tegel Foods to private equity ;rm Af;nity Equity Partners for a
reported NZ$600 million (US$455.8
million) has been approved by the
Overseas Investment Of;ce, according to reports. Tegel is owned by a
consortium of investors headed by
Australian private equity ;rm Paci;c
Equity Partners, which owns 43% of
Chore-Time Poultry Production Systems has appointed
as an independent
sales representative. Steeves’ responsibilities will
product distribution and promoting
Chore-Time’s line of poultry production systems to customers in Canada.
Elanco, the animal health division
of Eli Lilly and Company, has announced that Lilly has made an irrevocable, unconditional offer to acquire the animal health business of
Janssen Pharmaceutica NV, a Johnson & Johnson Company. Upon deal
closing, Elanco would obtain a portfolio of about 50 marketed animal
Amlan International has hired Dr.
LeAnn Johnston to the company’s
technical team and Ashraf Elsisi to
its sales team. Johnston has 10 years
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