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Precision Livestock Farming: a mere innovation or a revolution?

Precision Livestock Farming: a mere innovation or a revolution?

Precision livestock farming is a buzzword in the industry. But what does it really mean?It essentially refers to new technology for collecting livestock farm information combined with the power of data analysis, which improves the performance, health, and welfare of...

2nd edition of natural concept day

2nd edition of natural concept day

On 11 December 2018 at the Agrocampus Ouest in Rennes (France), 200 livestock breeding professionals, students, and stakeholders in research and training met for the 2nd Natural Concept Day.Issues regarding sustainability in breeding, with a particular focus on...

SUCCESSFUL DEBUT FOR THE NATURAL CONCEPT DAY

SUCCESSFUL DEBUT FOR THE NATURAL CONCEPT DAY

The inaugural “Natural Concept” Day, a result of the partnership between the Groupe Grimaud and Agrocampus Ouest, was held on Tuesday 5th December at the Rennes facility.

Claw trimming: towards new standards for the duck sector

Claw trimming: towards new standards for the duck sector

A year ago Grimaud Frères Sélection was awarded an Innov’Space prize for the exclusive launch of the claw trimmer with its partner Novatech. Most production organisations quickly took steps and introduced this process into their “welfare” procedures in response to...

Full litter: animal welfare, biosecurity and sustainability

Full litter: animal welfare, biosecurity and sustainability

A pioneer in improving animal welfare and the efficiency of livestock management, GRIMAUD FRERES SELECTION has recently published a guide advocating an end to the use of slatted flooring in duck farms and the use of straw litter instead. Fewer injuries, less...

CG36: a new sow “caring for life”

CG36: a new sow “caring for life”

Launched at SPACE by Choice, a new sow line, the CG36, is a real step forward with regard to the social expectations and current economic challenges facing pig production.In its breed selection programme, the swine genetics company focuses first and foremost on the...

DRYCOOLER: new cooling system

DRYCOOLER: new cooling system

For over twenty years, the GRIMAUD FRERES SELECTION hatcheries were equipped with evaporative cooling towers.This water cooling system for the incubators and hatchers works through evaporation (adiabatic process). It is a very natural, energy-saving system but it was...

Pioneer of the “zero Antibio”

Pioneer of the “zero Antibio”

For 25 years, in every aspect of his pig farming, our partner, GAEC Chiron, located in Vendée, breeder for Choice of the parental gilt NAÏMA2.0 has followed a “zero antibiotic” approach. In all livestock: including for pregnancy, post-weaning or even during fattening,...

A reduction of more than 40% of Galor’s annual water consumption

A reduction of more than 40% of Galor’s annual water consumption

At GALOR SAS, the three key uses of water consumption are: Guinea fowl consumption. Cleaning facilities (buildings used for breeding and hatchery). Hatchery water to cool the incubators and hatchers. The provision of cold water is therefore necessary to remove the...

A swine with the feed conversion ratio* of a chicken…

A swine with the feed conversion ratio* of a chicken…

1.54: this is not the feed conversion ratio of a chicken, but of the best EXCELIUM swine specially selected for feed conversion. While the French production breeding average is around 2.85, the average for the total population of EXCELIUM animals is 2.10. At 1.54,...

Claw trimming: towards new standards for the duck sector

Claw trimming: towards new standards for the duck sector

A year ago Grimaud Frères Sélection was awarded an Innov’Space prize for the exclusive launch of the claw trimmer with its partner Novatech. Most production organisations quickly took steps and introduced this process into their “welfare” procedures in response to...

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SUCCESSFUL DEBUT FOR THE NATURAL CONCEPT DAY

SUCCESSFUL DEBUT FOR THE NATURAL CONCEPT DAY

The inaugural “Natural Concept” Day, a result of the partnership between the Groupe Grimaud and Agrocampus Ouest, was held on Tuesday 5th December at the Rennes facility.

Precision Livestock Farming: a mere innovation or a revolution?

Precision Livestock Farming: a mere innovation or a revolution?

Precision livestock farming is a buzzword in the industry. But what does it really mean?It essentially refers to new technology for collecting livestock farm information combined with the power of data analysis, which improves the performance, health, and welfare of...

2nd edition of natural concept day

2nd edition of natural concept day

On 11 December 2018 at the Agrocampus Ouest in Rennes (France), 200 livestock breeding professionals, students, and stakeholders in research and training met for the 2nd Natural Concept Day.Issues regarding sustainability in breeding, with a particular focus on...

SUCCESSFUL DEBUT FOR THE NATURAL CONCEPT DAY

SUCCESSFUL DEBUT FOR THE NATURAL CONCEPT DAY

The inaugural “Natural Concept” Day, a result of the partnership between the Groupe Grimaud and Agrocampus Ouest, was held on Tuesday 5th December at the Rennes facility.

Claw trimming: towards new standards for the duck sector

Claw trimming: towards new standards for the duck sector

A year ago Grimaud Frères Sélection was awarded an Innov’Space prize for the exclusive launch of the claw trimmer with its partner Novatech. Most production organisations quickly took steps and introduced this process into their “welfare” procedures in response to...

Full litter: animal welfare, biosecurity and sustainability

Full litter: animal welfare, biosecurity and sustainability

A pioneer in improving animal welfare and the efficiency of livestock management, GRIMAUD FRERES SELECTION has recently published a guide advocating an end to the use of slatted flooring in duck farms and the use of straw litter instead. Fewer injuries, less...

CG36: a new sow “caring for life”

CG36: a new sow “caring for life”

Launched at SPACE by Choice, a new sow line, the CG36, is a real step forward with regard to the social expectations and current economic challenges facing pig production.In its breed selection programme, the swine genetics company focuses first and foremost on the...

2nd edition of natural concept day

2nd edition of natural concept day

On 11 December 2018 at the Agrocampus Ouest in Rennes (France), 200 livestock breeding professionals, students, and stakeholders in research and training met for the 2nd Natural Concept Day.Issues regarding sustainability in breeding, with a particular focus on...

SUCCESSFUL DEBUT FOR THE NATURAL CONCEPT DAY

SUCCESSFUL DEBUT FOR THE NATURAL CONCEPT DAY

The inaugural “Natural Concept” Day, a result of the partnership between the Groupe Grimaud and Agrocampus Ouest, was held on Tuesday 5th December at the Rennes facility.

DRYCOOLER: new cooling system

DRYCOOLER: new cooling system

For over twenty years, the GRIMAUD FRERES SELECTION hatcheries were equipped with evaporative cooling towers.This water cooling system for the incubators and hatchers works through evaporation (adiabatic process). It is a very natural, energy-saving system but it was...

Pioneer of the “zero Antibio”

Pioneer of the “zero Antibio”

For 25 years, in every aspect of his pig farming, our partner, GAEC Chiron, located in Vendée, breeder for Choice of the parental gilt NAÏMA2.0 has followed a “zero antibiotic” approach. In all livestock: including for pregnancy, post-weaning or even during fattening,...

A reduction of more than 40% of Galor’s annual water consumption

A reduction of more than 40% of Galor’s annual water consumption

At GALOR SAS, the three key uses of water consumption are: Guinea fowl consumption. Cleaning facilities (buildings used for breeding and hatchery). Hatchery water to cool the incubators and hatchers. The provision of cold water is therefore necessary to remove the...

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