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UK Egg farm Woollam chooses for Lay-Insight of Porphyrio

Posted on 01/06/2015 15:32 in the categories: Laying hens, Porphyrio

UK Egg farm Woollam chooses for Lay-Insight of Porphyrio

Cr & Gm Woollam & Son, UK egg producers, were seeking to make the next level in professional Farm Business Management. Co-owner Alex Woollam got into contact with Belgian University spin-off Porphyrio (Leuven), expert in so-called Farm Intelligence, or Business Intelligence for modern poultry farming. With Lay-Insight, Alex gets all the insights he needs for both technical & financial management.

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PORPHYRIO signs deal with large German egg producer “ZIMMERER GRUPPE”

Posted on 13/04/2015 16:28

Zimmerer Gruppe aiming to increase production performance with Lay-Insight

In economic turbulent times for the egg sector, concise monitoring and management of layer flock performance can make the financial difference. Group Director Gregor Zimmerer states: “With Lay-Insight of Porphyrio we aim to get complete insight in technical performance and financial results of our production sites all over Germany. This will allow us to put our overall organization on a higher level and maintain our competitiveness in the international egg market.”

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Porphyrio gets an IWT grant to support new developments

Posted on 29/01/2015 12:53 in the categories: Laying hens, Porphyrio, Broilers

R&D project focusing on a Livestock Data platform, an intuitive Dashboard and new Smart module

The IWT (Agency for Innovation by Science and Technology ) Flanders, has granted Leuven based spin-off Porphyrio an R&D grant of €200.000 in support of their ongoing developments to become a leading player for “Farm Intelligence Systems” in the international livestock sector. Developments of this project (running till end 2015) focus on (1) further strengthening Porphyrio’s back-end Cloud Infrastructure specifically designed for livestock production, (2) enhancing the User Dashboard and mainly (3) developing new algorithms for Advanced Data-analytics.

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Europe’s biggest Experimental Poultry Centre partners up with Porphyrio

Posted on 17/12/2014 15:07 in the categories: Laying hens, Broilers

Belgium’s Experimental Poultry Centre now equipped with Lay-Insight & Broiler-Insight

In June 2014 the Experimental Poultry Centre (Geel, Belgium, financed mainly by the Province of Antwerp) opened its newest facilities. For daily management and control of production, and for efficient management of research data, the Centre closed a partnership with Porphyrio. Both their farm workers and scientists are now supported by Lay-Insight & Broiler-Insight.

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