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Achieving good internal egg quality

Good internal egg quality can be defined by yolk color, albumen quality, and vitelline membrane strength. Genetics play an important role in resulting egg quality, but how do feed and management fa...

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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...

59th Egg Fair in Bastos Celebrates the Industry

The Bastos Egg Fair, in its 59th show, took place from July 12-14 and received thousands of visitors. Hisex’s distribution team was actively present to meet with members of the industry. 

Hisex Exhibits at Indo Livestock

This year's exhibition at the Indo Livestock Trade Show was once again a successful event. The Hendrix Genetics/PT ISA Indonesia booth attracted many visitors, parent stock farmers, and egg produc...

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Connection between bodyweight and future laying performance observed in Brazilian study

Hisex Brown birds were recently the subject of a study to show the correlation between bodyweight and performance. 

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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 ...

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Successful Hisex seminars held in Taiwan

We were very honored to participate in a local seminar in Tainan and Taichun, Taiwan to support commercial layer customers.

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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. 

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!

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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. 

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Succesful Sverdlovsky seminar in Russia

Almost 200 participants, 70 farms, 6 countries... "Sverdlovsky" - Russian JV of "Hendrix Genetics" - like proud mother-hen gathered its customers in St. Petersburg.

Ildex Jakarta, 18 - 20 October 2017

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

Animal welfare - our responsibility to the entire protein supply chain

Enhancing the welfare of our layers is not just important for today’s end consumers and for a more transparent food supply chain, we believe it is also the right thing to do. For this reason, we ha...

Hisex exhibited at VIV Russia

On May 23-25, VIV Russia was held in Moscow with attendees from the animal husbandry and processing industry.

Layer Vision

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

Optimal Egg Shell Quality: Nutrition Essentials

Obtaining high eggshell quality is important for both table egg and hatching egg purposes. Genetic traits have an impact on egg quality, but following certain nutrition recommendations can take qua...

New Hisex Branding

From November 15 - 18, 2016 the Eurotier exhibition took place in Hanover, Germany. Eurotier is the world’s leading trade fair for animal production.

Hisex Website Launch

We have recently launched a new Hisex website, featuring updated resources, images, and background on the brand history.