hy-line in business 80 years

Hy-line International

Hy-Line International, Hy-Line UK’s parent company, was founded in 1936. Hy-Line has access to one of the world's most extensive gene pools and the Hy-Line brand dominates the huge American egg industry.

Internationally, Hy-Line International has developed a distribution system that covers more than 110 countries worldwide. Hy-Line breeds are sold in the northern and southern hemispheres from the Artic to the Antarctic through a network of national distributors, wholly owned subsidiaries and joint venture organisations.




Hy-Line 20th anniversary celebration


On 1st October, Hy-Line UK, celebrated its 20th anniversary by holding a celebratory dinner at its world-class Millennium Hatchery in Studley.

Matthew Godfrey has been appointed to Operations Director

We have the pleasure to announce the promotion of Matthew Godfrey to Operations Director for Hy-Line UK from 1st January, 2016.


Hy-Line chicks feature in BBC Two documentary


We’re delighted to have our world-renowned chicks appear in the BBC Two documentary, An Island Parish.The show, which follows the life of the Falkland Islands’ community, features the arrival of the Hy-Line Brown commercial day old chicks on the Island. Travelling over 7,500 miles from our award-winning Millennium Hatchery the chicks can be seen settling into their new home.

Shirley Hill, Hy-Line’s Export Manager, commented:

“It’s really pleasing to see our chicks feature on a prime-time BBC Two show. It is a great demonstration of the high quality of the Hy-Line chicks and how well regarded they are around the globe.”
Hy-Line UK has been supplying chicks to farms around the world for 15 years. Our chicks travel far and wide around the globe reaching 60 countries.You can watch the episode of An Island Parish featuring the Hy-Line chicks here


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