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Hy-Line UK offers four distinct breeds – the Silver Brown, the CV22, the W36 and the famous Hy-Line Brown. All Hy-Line birds have been bred for excellent liveability, temperament and efficiency. They continue to lay eggs of an excellent quality and at a high rate of production well beyond 72 weeks of age, increasing the return per bird for egg producers.

Hy-Line Brown

Hy-Line Silver Brown

Hy-Line CV22

Hy-Line W36


Nigel Butcher switches Hy-Line UK roles

Nigel Butcher has taken over the role of Production and Technical Director as of the 1st July 2015. He will be handing over his role as Managing Director to Omead Serati. Omead, who joined Hy-Line UK earlier this year as Commercial Director UK and Europe, brings extensive operational and commercial experience to the role.

New Techincal Update: Understanding Poultry Lighting


Light is critical for egg production and pullet growth. In most housing systems, artificial light is utilised to maximise production in pullets, layers and breeders.

Today, a variety of different bulbs are available to illuminate the inside of a poultry house, all of which have benefits and shortcomings.


Read our Technical update: Understanding Poultry lighting here

Terry Ellener receives Lifetime Achievement Award at the British Free Range Egg Producers’ Association Annual Award

2014’s Free Range Awards were distributed recently and a retired Hy-Line UK employee received a lifetime achievement award.

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