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ThePoultrySite Newsletter - 25th September 2008

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Thursday 25th September 2008
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Welcome to this week's newsletter

* This Week's Feature Articles

We have 7 new features this week:

Emerging Animal Diseases and International Trade
Infectious animal and zoonotic diseases are becoming more and more important in the changing farming and trading systems of the industrialised and developing world, writes ThePoultrySite Senior Editor, Chris Harris.
Traceability and Quality to Meet Consumer Expectations
Consumers are expecting more from the products they eat than they used to, writes ThePoultrySite Senior Editor, Chris Harris.
US Poultry Outlook Report - September 2008
By USDA Economic Research Service - This article is an extract from the September 2008 issue of Livestock, Dairy and Poultry Outlook Report by Richard Stillman.
Latest USDA Poultry and Products Annual Reports 2008
This provides links to the latest poultry industry data from the USDA Foreign Agricultural Service GAIN Annual Reports for 2008.
Poultry Litter: Issues and Opportunities
By G. Tom Tabler, Department of Poultry Science and Yi Liang, Department of Biological and Agricultural Engineering, University of Arkansas, Division of Agriculture, and published in the Summer 2008 issue of Avian Advice.
Salmonella in Livestock Production in GB: 2007 Report
From the UK Veterinary Laboratories Agency (VLA).
UK Poultry Disease Quarterly Surveillance Report - April-June 2008
By Veterinary Laboratories Agency
Hatchery automation systems from Pas Reform
* Company News

Aviagen Goes Hands-On in Russia
RUSSIA - Aviagen recently held its annual Russian technical seminar in Perm, central Russia. The event gave Aviagen personnel the opportunity to provide technical information and advice through presentations and practical demonstrations, as well as introducing two new team members. One of the highlights of the seminar was the presentation of the Russian Best Flock Awards.
* Global Poultry Industry News


 » BIRD FLU: Click Here for This Week's News
 » Tysons Enters Brazilian Poultry Industry
 » Groupe Grimaud Sells US Farm
 » Latest OIE Bird Flu Reports

   Viet Nam

 » Govt. Urged to Return to Higher Import Tariffs
 » Cheap Imports Have Put Farmers out of Business


 » Maple Leaf Bartor Road Plant Resumes Production
 » Poultry Processor to Receive Provincial Loan
 » Slow-Feathering Turkeys: Good Growers but Inferior Breeding Performance
 » New Preservatives in RTE Products Recommended

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   United States

 » North Carolina Poultry Federation Meeting
 » New Poultry & Egg Institute Web Site
 » FDA Draft: GM Animals Under the Microscope
 » AVMA Envisions Potential of a GM Future
 » Weekly Outlook: Factors Affecting Corn, Soy Prices
 » August Egg Production Down One Per Cent
 » CME: Broiler Output Lower Than in 2007
 » International Egg and Poultry Review
 » Shell Egg Handler Opts for Civil Penalty
 » Nebraska Turkey Growers Co-op to Shut Plant
 » CME: Meat in Cold Storage
 » Pilgrim's Responds to Common Stock Trading Activity, Cuts Jobs
 » Prop. 2 Will Raise Humane Standards

   South Africa

 » Virulent Newcastle Disease Outbreak

   European Union

 » EU Proposes Greater Welfare in Slaughterhouses


 » Mobile Shop for Poultry Products
 » Godrej Tyson Foods Names New CEO
 » Ban on Imports from AI-Affected Countries
 » Godrej Tyson Looks to Processed Poultry Market


 » Farmers Advised to Rear Chicken Locally


 » Listeria Find Leads to Chicken Recall
 » Biosecurity Queensland Monitoring NZ AI Reports
 » News from Poultry CRC on Education and Training
 » The Cutler Report and Implications for R&D
 » UNE Poultry Units go Online
 » Optimising Liveability of Free-Range Layers


 » Jamaica Broilers Shows Strong First Quarter Results

   United Kingdom

 » Slow-Growing Hens 'Tailored' to Meet Demands
 » Consultation on Salmonella Policy for Broiler Flocks
 » 'Eggs Factor' Competition Reaches Boiling Point


 » Egg Size and Incubator Position Affect Hatchability

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 » Chicken Exports to the Middle East Rise 66 Per Cent


 » Poultry Farmers Step up Production


 » VIV Europe 2010 Returns to Utrecht


 » Poultry Prices Hit New Peak

   Russian Federation

 » October Review for US Poultry Importers


 » Call to Fix Farm Price of Chicken

   New Zealand

 » Boost for Massey Research into Campylobacter

   Hong Kong

 » Six Hundred Apply for Poultry Trade Buy-Out

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That's all for this week!


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