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28 July 2022

Changes in the respeggt business model

We would like to update you on the recent changes in the respeggt system. These changes are the result of market developments, technological advances and respeggt’s constant efforts to keep the risks and barriers to entry as low as possible for all system partners.

Here you can find out about all the changes that will be implemented with immediate effect for all new orders received after 01.08.2022.

21 July 2022

Piep? – German DIE ZEIT reports on SELEGGT

DIE ZEIT article by Merlind Theile about the SELEGGT process

In a detailed article for DIE ZEIT, Merlind Theile comprehensively summarized the current state of the ban on chick culling in Germany and Europe and differentiated the challenges on the way to a European solution.

12 July 2022

Verbeek Broederij BV installs second SELEGGT Circuit

Press release on the capacity expansion at Verbeek Broederij BV

We are happy to inform you in this press release about the installation of a second SELEGGT Circuit at Verbeek Broederij BV. We are very pleased that Verbeek has decided to double its in-ovo sexing capacity with SELEGGT. This step shows that we have been able to prove our practicality.

6 July 2022

How sex selection technology is transforming the egg industry – Poultry News reports on SELEGGT and respeggt

Poultry News article by Chloe Ryan on gender identification thechnologies in the hatching egg

In the online edition of Poultry News magazine, Chloe Ryan reports on current technologies for in ovo gender identification of hatching eggs describing the SELEGGT process and respeggt’s service. The article was also published in print in Poultry Business magazine.

6 July 2022

LOHMANN Deutschland and respeggt start cooperation

Press release on the cooperation with LOHMANN Deutschland

We are pleased to inform you in this press release about our new cooperation with LOHMANN Deutschland.
We are looking forward to operating the SELEGGT process on German soil for the first time and thus, expanding the range of solutions to end chick culling in Germany. Despite the political uncertainties in Germany from 2024 onwards, we have decided that this step is now right and important for the laying hen industry.

2 July 2022

Hähne oder Ei? – FOCUS magazine reports on SELEGGT

FOCUS article by Alina Reichhardt about SELEGGT

In a comprehensive report in the July issue of FOCUS magazine, Alina Reichhardt examined the issue of chick killing, its solutions and the political situation in Germany and Europe and described the different perspectives.

20 January 2022

Newsletter no. 1/2022

Early in-ovo sexing processes with respeggt supply chain verification.

10 December 2021

Changes and system adjustments at respeggt group.

11-13 October 2021

Thinking outside the egg box – how to offer the added value of our “Free of Chick Culling” label for egg products. Keynote address at the Anuga @home 2021 on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday at 4 p.m. on the Product Stage. We look forward to meeting you at our virtual booth at the fair!

Additional information for foodstuff producers

12 August 2021

Europe’s largest laying hen hatchery Verbeek’s Broederij B.V. implements in-ovo sexing with respeggt group to end chick culling.

11 August 2021

The heart-shaped respeggt label is a finalist!
We are proud to be among the nominees for the German Sustainability Award Design 2022 for our heart-shaped respeggt label. We wish all the nominees success and look forward to competing together.

See the list of nominees

7 June 2021

First brood of female respeggt chicks in France!
We have set up a respeggt Sexing Unit at the hatchery Novoponte, where we carry out gender identification in the hatching egg. Read the French press release below.

3 December 2020

SELEGGT Circulus wins silver medal! Our SELEGGT Circulus technology for gender identification in the hatching egg was awarded a silver medal at the EuroTier 2021 Innovation Awards.