Hy-Line International is a world leader in poultry layer genetics with a rich history of innovation. Founded in 1936, by Henry A. Wallace, Hy-Line was the first poultry breeding company to apply the principles of hybridization to commercial layer breeding.
Today, Hy-Line International continues to be a pioneer as the first company with its own in-house molecular genetics team leading the industry in application of DNA-based technology to its breeding and genetics program.
Hy-Line produces and sells both brown and white egg stock to more than 120 countries worldwide and is the largest selling layer in the American egg industry and around the world.
PRODUCTS & SERVICES
Hy-Line International markets several commercial products across the global marketplace to fit the needs of the individual market. All Hy-Line products are designed to have good livability, superior feed efficiency and the highest egg quality, increasing the potential profit that can be achieved from the initial investment in the started pullet.
Efficient, High Performing... More Eggs in the Carton
The Hy-Line W-36 is the world’s most efficient egg layer with excellent livability. The Hy-Line W-36 lays dozens of top-quality, strong-shelled eggs with minimum feed consumption, making her the industry’s lowest cost producer of eggs. With no equal in egg solid content, she’s the only choice for customers who process eggs. The dependable Hy-Line W-36 generates maximum profits for the egg producer.
Robust, Prolific, Stong Performance in Alternative Systems, Long Single-Cycle Lay
The Hy-Line W-80 is a robust white egg layer for all housing systems and environments. This bird delivers prolific egg numbers, excellent egg shell strength, and strong performance under challenging environments and low-density feed rations.
The W-80 is adaptable to alternative production systems and remains calm for easy management. For markets requiring a larger egg size, the W-80 Plus gives producers the same great traits with an egg weight profile two grams heavier.
Its persistency for long cycles of lay means more eggs on five grams less feed. Producers gain more profitability with a feed savings of approximately two kilograms per bird per year versus competing brands.
Prolific Producer, Rich Brown Eggs, Hardy Layer
Hy-Line Brown is the world’s most balanced brown egg layer. She produces over 355 rich brown eggs to 80 weeks, peaks well and begins lay early with optimum egg size. These traits combined with unrivaled feed efficiency, the best interior egg quality in the market and excellent livability give the Hy-Line Brown the perfect balance, which means more profit for the poultry producer.
HY-LINE SILVER BROWN
Prolific Producer, Medium sized eggs, Rich Brown Eggs, Heavier mature body weight
Hy-Line Silver Brown is the world's most prolific egg layer. She produces over 370 rich brown eggs to 80 weeks, peaks in the high-90's and begins lay early with medium egg size. These traits combined with excellent livability and a robust, adaptable temperament, give the Hy-Line Silver Brown a great profile for use in both alternative and intensive production systems.
Prolific Producer, Light Tinted Eggs, Hardy Layer
The Hy-Line Sonia/Gray is the world's leader in tinted egg production. She produces over 345 uniform, tinted eggs to 80 weeks, peaks in the mid-90's and lays an ideal intermediate egg size. These traits combined with a limited appetite, excellent interior egg quality and unsurpassed livability, make the Hy-Line Sonia/Gray a favorite in the tinted egg market.