With the step change in the performance of the Cobb 500 broiler over the last couple of years, it is no wonder it is the broiler of choice for small and large scale farmers alike. The bird is more efficient than ever producing reord FCR’s, ADG’s abd weights. Congratulations to RCL FOODS farms on achieving … Read more
Cobb-Vantress, Inc. / Siloam Springs, Arkansas, USA: More than 200 poultry professionals and farm managers across southern Africa have benefitted from Cobb Europe and RCL Foods technical school partnership. This year more than 60 students attended the annual school, held virtually for the first time. The program covered topics such as Flock Health, Breeder, Hatchery, … Read more
On the back of the devastating influenza virus doing the rounds in Southern Africa. Cobb South Africa’s employees attended an Avian influenza workshop presented by their counterparts from Europe. The Europeans annually battle the virus and have gained valuable experience in doing so. John Vincent (Cobb Europe Quality Director) shared learnings with the South African … Read more
Cobb Carolina joined RCL foods “Together we can do more” #DoMore campaign in October. Canned food were collected to be given to less fortunate people. Every can, can make a difference in a person’s life. Doctor Mthimunye maintenance artisan collected most cans individually. The Carolina team displayed their creative side in rearranging the cans … Read more
Broiler Performance – Winner – ANCA Plumtree (Theo Bezuidenhout, Kobus Barnard, Tony Isemonger, Wes Schwimmbacher) The Annual Golden Comb function was started in 2004 as an effort to retrieve and keep track of Cobb product performance. The function aids as a platform to award farmers and our customers for achieving superior performance with our … Read more
Cobb SA 25 year supplier award – (Pieter Oosthuysen, Wes Schwimmbacher, Tore Mercan, Mark Sams) Cobb South Africa was acknowledged by Cobb Europe for being a distributor for 25 years during the recent Golden Comb Awards held during September at Brahman Hills in KZN.
The annual Golden Comb function will be held in KZN on 15 and 16 Sep 2017. Selected guests are invited to join in a celebration for superior performance.
This year’s annual Avi Africa Poultry conference was held from the 20th – 22nd of June with the majority of delegates attending on the 21st. As always there was good information available at the presentation sessions as well as an abundance of gifts and advice available in the exhibitor’s hall. The Cobb stand hosted a … Read more
Come visit our stand and meet our people at the annual Avi Africa conference. The conference takes place at Emperors Palace (Gauteng) during 20 to 22 June 2017.
Cobb South Africa had the services available of World Technical Team Broiler Specialist – Nigel Strain in June 2017. Nigel has a vast amount of experience on Boiler production facilities and systems globally. Here he shared his knowledge with some customers during a Eagles Pride Broiler workshop. The topic of the workshop was Winter Broiler … Read more
Cobb enjoyed the Springbok vs France rugby test with some customers on 10 June 2017.