A poultry layer genetics global leader, Hy-Line was founded in 1936. Hy-Line has a history of innovation, as it was the very first poultry breeding company to apply principles of hybridization to commercial layer breeding. Hy-Line continues to be at the forefront of innovation as it also became the first company to have a molecular genetics team in-house. This move helped Hy-Line to once again lead the industry in applying DNA-based technology to both genetics and breeding programs. As the world's largest egg-selling layer, Hy-Line produces and exports white and brown egg stock to over 120 countries around the world. Hy-Line's Research and Development team uses the newest statistical and scientific methods to continue to develop genetic poultry breeding breakthroughs. Hy-Line also has a technical services team who advise and assist customers around the world on the different varieties of egg stock offered.