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Ildex Indonesia 2019

We were pleased to be a part of Ildex Indonesia, a leading show for the Indonesian agriculture industry. The Hendrix Genetics booth exhibited our genetic brands for laying hens (ISA and Hisex) and ...

What is Egg Quality

As a result of the large diversity in the potential uses of eggs and the subsequent demands of the consumer, it is quite a challenge to define egg quality according to everyone’s standard.

Schothorst Feed Research achieves 510,7 eggs

We’re pleased to highlight another successful flock that has surpassed 500 eggs per hen housed. Schothorst Feed Research is an independent research organization, based in the Netherlands, that deve...

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Celebrating World Egg Day 2019

As members of the egg industry, we're proud to take a day to celebrate the power of the egg: World Egg Day 2019.

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Layer Vision, Issue 21 Now Available

We have so many great stories to share from the last few months in the laying hen world.

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Eggs: Friend or Foe?

We know that eggs are a nutrient-dense food, a rich source of protein and essential vitamins and minerals, particularly vitamin D, vitamin B12, selenium and choline. However, scientific opinion on ...

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Hendrix Genetics outperform the competition in the 40th North Carolina Layer Performance and Management Test

The North Carolina Layer Performance and Management Test is an annual, independent trial meant to assist the poultry industry in evaluating the performance of the top commercial layer products in v...

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The importance of biosecurity

Biosecurity is taking measures to protect your birds from harmful biological agents, like viruses, bacteria, parasites, etc. In commercial poultry production, this generally means total confinement...

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Layer Vision, Issue 20 Now Available

In this issue of the Layer Vision, we hear many different perspectives on the amazing benefits of eggs. They are healthy, affordable, and available in every continent.

Upcoming Trade Shows

Mark your calendar for these upcoming dates. Hendrix Genetics Layers representatives from technical services, genetics, and management will be available to meet at a trade show near you!

End of Year Wishes

We hope that 2018 has been a successful year for you and your organization!

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Celebrating World Egg Day

As members of the egg industry, we're proud to take one day to celebrate the power of the egg: World Egg Day 2018.

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Introducing the "Eggxaminator"

The Eggxaminator is a brand new piece of technology that will enhance egg quality data collection even further than before. Created in collaboration with Hendrix Genetics Innovations and a tech par...

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Nutrition and metabolism: Preventing fatty liver

With longer production cycles, maintaining a healthy liver is crucial for hen performance. Liver health is strongly linked to egg mass, eggshell quality, and persistency in lay. Veterinarian, Rafae...

Hendrix Genetics Layers awarded AI Free Compartment status

All Hendrix Genetics Layers' breeding complexes, GPS farms, rearing farms, and hatcheries in the Netherlands have been awarded AI Free compartment status by the Dutch Food and Consumer Product Auth...

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Breaking down the genetic improvement formula

Research and development is the key for an efficient and sustainable breeding program. This is the basis of a profitable egg chain from breeding company to the egg producer through distributors. He...

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European technical distributors meeting held in the Netherlands

Sharing knowledge and connecting individuals in the value chain is one of our aims as an industry leader. A recent technical distributor meeting held in Uden, The Netherlands was one example puttin...

Strong Partnership in China: Shandong Yisheng Livestock & Poultry Breeding

Our customers continue to be the reason for our success. Read on for a highlight of Shandong Yisheng Livestock & Poultry Breeding, based in China. President of Yisheng, Mr. Cao Jisheng, shares ...

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How to feed layers for longer production cycles and high performance

When layers are kept in production for 100 weeks instead of 60 or 80 weeks, egg output and the associated export of nutrients is much higher. High performing birds need a perfect feeding strategy t...

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New issue of Layer Vision magazine

This issue features technical resources, company updates, and customer stories from around the world. We hope you enjoy reading!

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Laying hens unlock natural defences to ward off disease

A new genetic link to the immune system in laying hens has been discovered that could result in laying hens being born resistant to many diseases.  

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The importance of bodyweight management

Bodyweight management is an important parameter to track throughout the life of your birds. From day old to transfer, growth and organ development occurs at various ages. A lack of growth during a ...

ISA Export in Action

Preparing day-old chicks for long distance transport and keeping them comfortable throughout the journey is all in a day's work. 

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An 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. 

ISA Day 2018 in Nigeria

On March 6, we were pleased to be a part of CHI Farms Ltd. "ISA Day 2018" in Ibadan, Nigeria.  CHI Farms is an ISA Brown distributor who assembled about 300 attendees to discuss genetics and layer ...

Finding the key to breeding a healthy hen

Wageningen University and Hendrix Genetics recently collaborated on a project to identify a DNA region that may explain why some layers are more disease-resistant than others. 

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Infection control at the molecular level

Incorporating forensic technology to catch AI early 

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Layer Vision

With the beginning of a new year, comes a new edition of our Layer Vision magazine. 

Successful seminars held in Alberta with Sunrise hatchery

During the last week of October, Hendrix Genetics and Sunrise hatchery conducted seminars in Alberta, Canada. Sunrise hatchery distributes Shaver White, Dekalb White and ISA Brown commercial layers. 

Ildex Jakarta, 18 - 20 October 2017

Last week the bi-annual tradeshow ILDEX took place in Jakarta.

ISA’s Commitment to Layer Welfare

Maintaining high welfare and biosecurity standards is one of the most important aspects of our business. The layer welfare program was created in 2014 to ensure that each of our locations follows a...

ISA Brown Distributor Panovo Hosts First Technical Seminar

The first seminar for new distributor was held in the Western Balkans Region , NP Panić Trade.

Het Anker celebrates 50 years

We are proud to have been a part of the recent 50th anniversary of one of our valued customers, Het Anker, based in the Netherlands.

A Successful and Colorful Delivery in Bangladesh

Local technical team uses unique receiving strategy for healthy birds

Layer Vision

The new layer magazine from Hendrix Genetics, formally known as ISA Focus

Visit Dae Yong Farms

Korean Egg Producers Visit the France Office.

Genomics in Layers

Keeping up to date with the most innovative genetic technologies is our biggest area of focus.