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ThePoultrySite Newsletter - 14th August 2008

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Thursday 14th August 2008
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Welcome to this week's newsletter

* This Week's Feature Articles

We have 3 new features this week:

Checklist for Fly Control in Poultry Facilities
By Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development. Fly control is important in poultry facilities due to possible economic loss from increased disease spread, mortality and food safety concerns.
Fighting Illegal Imports to Beat Disease Threat
The threat of exotic animal diseases entering a country has led to a raft of legislation from most authorities preventing the illegal import of animal products, writes ThePoultrySite senior editor, Chris Harris.
World Agricultural Supply and Demand Estimates
This report, released by the National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS), covers US area, yield, and production forecasts for winter wheat, durum, other spring wheat, barley, oats and also livestock, poultry and dairy.
Paracox-5 Coccidiosis vaccine
* Company News

International Symposium on Avian Influenza in April 2009
GLOBAL - The 7th International Symposium on Avian Influenza will be held at the University of Georgia on 5-8 April 2009.
Sunshine Farm wins 'Cobb 500' award again.
US - The Caskey’s Sunshine Farm has the best Cobb 500 fast feathering flock for the second successive year.
* Global Poultry Industry News


 » BIRD FLU: Click here for this weeks news
 » New President of the World's Poultry Science Association
 » Uganda and Kenya Still to Agree over Chicken Exports
 » H9N2 Avian Flu Virus Has Pandemic Potential in Humans
 » HK Resumes Imports from UK's Flu-Hit Counties
 » Ghana Calls for Regional Meeting on Avian Flu

   United States

 » Labor Day Reinstated as Paid Holiday at Tyson Plant
 » 'Meat-and-Cancer' Link Dispelled by Experts
 » Cagle's Announces Q1 Results
 » Tyson Foods Recalls Foodservice Chicken
 » Pilgrim's and JOY in New J-V
 » NTF Research Award for Dr Noll
 » New Incentive Scheme for Litter Transport
 » New Lab to Keep Flocks Healthy
 » Poultry Companies Face 'Day of Reckoning' over Pollution
 » Pilgrim's Makes Two Plants Idle
 » New Web Site for Egg Consumers
 » Chicken Industry Disappointed by EPA Inaction
 » Pacific Vet Acquires Sigrah-Zellet
 » Weekly Outlook: Corn Crop Overcomes Spring Flooding
 » Possible Poultry Plant Problems
 » Pilgrim's To Close Atkins Feed Plant

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   United Kingdom

 » Sales of Higher Welfare Chicken Booming
 » Court Action for Bird Flu Farmer
 » Revised Strategy for Surveillance into Antibiotic Resistance in Animals
 » Bird Flu Farmer Fined


 » Poultry Forum Aims for Self-Sufficiency

   European Union

 » European Commission Foresees Above Average Cereals Harvest
 » EU Cereal Harvest Sees 16 Percent Rise
 » Hy-Line Benelux Formed


 » Tightening of Corn Supplies Expected
 » In-vessel Composting for Biosecure Deadstock Disposal
 » Import Limits Announced for Poultry and Dairy Products Hatchery automation systems from Pas Reform

 » Gene Conservation Project Studies Chicken Ancestors
 » Feed Prices Cripple Poultry Industry


 » Farms Close as Production Costs Rise


 » Dramatic Price Rises Hit Egypt

   Russian Federation

 » Cherkizovo Completes Phase One at Vertunovka
 » Double-Digit Growth for Cherkizovo Poultry Sales


 » Jamaica Broiler Drops Prices


 » FSAI Updates on Salmonella Outbreak
 » Alltech Launches Young Scientist Award 2008-2009 Colony Nest 2+ from Big Dutchman

 » Poultry Project to be Revived
 » FAO Confirms New Bird Flu Virus Strain in Nigeria


 » Plenty of Poultry Farming Challenges

   Viet Nam

 » No Compensation without Vaccination
 » Meat Imports a Possibility


 » Farm to Shelf: RFID Tracking Norwegian Meat Supply
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 » San Miguel Profit Trebled


 » Taiwan's Frozen Ducks Very Popular


 » Chicken Exports Up 19 Per Cent


 » Record Booking for EuroTier 2008
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That's all for this week!


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