Useful links


The Australian Egg Corporation Limited (AECL) or Australian Eggs is an Industry Services Body (ISB) or provider of marketing and Research & Development (R&D) services for the benefit of all stakeholders, principally egg producers.

Backyard Poultry

Food Standards Australia New Zealand (FSANZ) is a statutory authority in the Australian Government Health portfolio. FSANZ develops food standards for Australia and New Zealand.



The Merck Vet Manual has a dedicated poultry section.

International articles on genetics, eggs, meat, nutrition and health at

Virtual Chicken is a 3-D animation of the reproductive system of a hen, showing the formation of an egg as it passes through the oviduct. Viewers will see and explore the oviduct and follow the path of the egg.

Zootecnica International is a monthly journal specialised in Poultry Science and Breeding Technology.