|The I.T. Group
is the leading group in Israels poultry industry. Fully integrated and specializing
in turkeys and chickens, I.T. owns Grand Parent Stock and Parent Stock farms, hatcheries
and slaughterhouses for both turkeys and chickens. The Group comprises five divisions,
each one operating independently and focusing on its own area of activity.
Founded in 1987, the Group is 50% owned by Ambar, Israels largest producer of animal feed. The other 50% is owned by Tnuva, Israels largest food production and marketing company.
The Group supplies the local market with about 90% of turkey Parent Stock, about 90% of turkey Parent Stock, about 40% of broiler Parent Stock, 44% of one day turkey chicks, 17.5% of one day broiler chicks, 28% of turkey meat yield and 12% of chicken meat yield. Most of the local marketing of turkey and chicken meat is carried out by Tnuvas distribution network, while sales to industry, export and institutions are undertaken directly by the Groups commercial division.