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Monday, October 20, 2014
Support for South Asia Push to End Spread of Livestock Disease
ASIA - A new $2 million grant from the Asia Development Bank is to support South Asia’s push to slow the spread of livestock diseases like foot and mouth and avian flu which have caused billions of dollars of losses to farmers and economies in recent...
Friday, October 17, 2014
Putting Sustainability into Action Today
US - So how can commercial poultry producers make their poultry-health programs more sustainable - ethically, environmentally and economically?, asks Zoetis....
Danisco Animal Nutrition Discusses Role of Probiotics in Animal Production
UK - ‘The Role of Probiotics in Animal Production Profitability and Sustainability’ will be explored by Dr Ajay Awati of Danisco Animal Nutrition at a conference in Brussels, Belgium, next week....
Highlights from the World Organisation for Animal Health Conference
SOUTH KOREA - The third Global Conference of Reference Centres of the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) was held in Incheon (Seoul), Korea (Rep. of) from 14 to 16 October 2014....
US Chicken Product Line Certified 'No Antibiotics Ever'
US - One of Perdue Foods' product lines has been USDA process-verified for no antibiotics ever....
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Mycotoxins: Farmers Must Be Vigilant
ANALYSIS - Mycotoxins can wreak havoc on a producer's feeding program, and this year is no exception, given the cool wet conditions across much of the US Midwest, reports Sarah Mikesell, 5m senior editor, talking with a Biomin Key Account Manager....
Monday, October 13, 2014
Ebola Threatens Global Food Security
GLOBAL - FAO has launched a new programme to urgently assist 90,000 vulnerable households in Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone whose food supplies and livelihoods are threatened by the disruptive effect the Ebola epidemic is having on rural economies,...
Pigeon Paramyxovirus Detected in Australia
AUSTRALIA - Biosecurity SA has been advised by the Australian Chief Veterinary Officer that pigeon paramyxovirus type one (PPMV-1) has been detected in a racing pigeon loft in Victoria. ...
Low Pathogenic Avian Influenza Detected in Germany
GERMANY - There has been one new outbreak of H5N2 low-pathogenic avian influenza reported in North Rhine-Westphalia. ...
Friday, October 10, 2014
Coccidiosis Specialist Offers Tips for Sustainable Rotation Programs
US - A combination of good management coupled with the adoption of innovative programs should make it possible to achieve long-term, sustainable coccidiosis control, according to Dr David Chapman in 'Poultry Health Today' from Zoetis....
Antimicrobial Use in Danish Poultry Continues to Increase
DENMARK - Antimicrobial usage in animals in Denmark continued to increase in 2013 – mainly due to an increased use in pigs. However, antimicrobial use in pigs is still 12 per cent lower than in 2009. ...
Thursday, October 09, 2014
Weekly Overview: Antibiotics: You Can't Control What You Don't Measure
GLOBAL - Two reports have been published in the last week on antibiotic use for animals, one from the United States and the other from the European Union. From Sweden comes a scientific paper suggesting that low concentrations of heavy metals and antibiotics...
Ceva Santé Animale Reinforces Its Production Capacity
FRANCE - Ceva Santé Animale has invested €18 million in renovating and extending its sterile products plant in Libourne. The new industrial facility was inaugurated on 3 October and will increase injectable drug production capacity. ...
Low-pathogenic Flu Virus Reported in South African Ostriches
SOUTH AFRICA - The H7N1 low-pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) virus was detected in farmed ostriches on one farm in the Western Cape Province in August....
Wednesday, October 08, 2014
Colombian Poultry Sector Gains Support to Stay Competitive
COLOMBIA - At a poultry event in Cartagena last week, the minister of agriculture and head of the Colombian agriculture institute (ICA) confirmed their commitment maintaining the competitiveness of the national poultry sector....
Antibiotic Use Rises for US Livestock
US - The total quantity of medically important antimicrobials sold or distributed for use in food-producing animals increased by 16 per cent over the period 2009-2012, according to the US Food and Drug Administration's fourth annual report summarising...
Tuesday, October 07, 2014
More Low-Path Bird Flu Found in South African Ostriches
SOUTH AFRICA - The low-pathogenic H5N2 bird flu virus has been detected in ostriches at three farms....
Studies Demonstrate Benefits of Dual-needle in-ovo Vaccine Delivery
US - Studies conducted in the US and abroad indicate that in ovo vaccination with a dual-needle delivery system may be preferable to a single-needle delivery system, according to Taylor Barbosa, Director of Outcomes Research, Zoetis Inc....
Educational Poultry Videos Released
GLOBAL - The videos, from the World's Poultry Science Association (WPSA), are prepared for self study of technical staff and for use in training sessions....
Launch of UK Animal and Plant Health Agency
UK - The new agency responsible for safeguarding animal and plant health, Animal and Plant Health Agency, has started work....
Monday, October 06, 2014
New Outbreak of Newcastle Disease in Sweden
SWEDEN - There has been one new outbreak of Newcastle disease confirmed in the Ostergotlands Lan region of Sweden. ...
Friday, October 03, 2014
Dutch Bird Flu Case Contained
NETHERLANDS – The site of a low pathogenic avian influenza outbreak has been cleansed and disinfected and awarded disease free status with no news of further outbreaks....
Wednesday, October 01, 2014
Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza Virus Detected in Russia
RUSSIA - There has been two outbreaks of H5N1 Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza in poultry reported in the Altai Kray region in Siberia in central Russia. ...
Calls for Transparency on Responsible Use of Antibiotics
THE NETHERLANDS - As global experts come together at the 3rd International Conference on Responsible Use of Antibiotics in Amsterdam, the International Federation for Animal Health (IFAH) reinforces its message of responsible use of antibiotics in both...
Canada Urges Responsible Use of Antibiotics During Animal Health Week
CANADA - The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) and the Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) are recognising Animal Health Week by drawing attention to the important role played by veterinarians in keeping animals, and, in turn, humans,...
 
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