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AVIAGEN INVESTS TO SECURE SUPPLY OF HUBBARD BROILER BREEDERS IN LATIN AMERICA

Aviagen has announced an investment of R$50 million (US$9.5 million) to expand its Luziânia operations in the state of Goiás, Brazil. Luziânia produces Hubbard Efficiency Plus broiler breeding stock. Scheduled for completion in 2024, the expansion will double the production capacity of Efficiency Plus for the Brazilian market. A subsidiary of Aviagen Group, Hubbard operates independently as a broiler breeding company with its own breeding and commercial activities