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29 April 2016
Alternative Treatments for Necrotic Enteritis: Has CQR’s Steve Davis Found the ‘Silver Bullet’?
US - For years Steve Davis, DVM, of Colorado Quality Research had been looking for what he calls the “silver bullet” for managing necrotic enteritis in broilers without antibiotics....
Illegal Animal Movement Suspected in Lebanon Bird Flu Outbreak
LEBANON - An outbreak of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza has been found in Lebanon....
28 April 2016
Iraq Reports Bird Flu Outbreaks
IRAQ - Six outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza have been reported in Iraq, which date back to December 2015....
27 April 2016
Editorial – Judicious Antibiotic Use: How Should the Poultry Industry be Judged?
US - Beginning in January 2017, FDA will require veterinarians to issue a veterinary feed directive, or VFD, for any medically important antibiotics administered through poultry or livestock feed. That’ll mean a little more paperwork and recordkeeping...
Objective: Growth Promotion
GLOBAL - The trend towards the reduction or elimination of antibiotic growth promoters (AGPs) in poultry production continues, though at different speeds, across the globe. The search is on for the next generation of growth promoters that deliver consistent...
Ghana Reports First Bird Flu Outbreaks Since February
GHANA - Two outbreaks of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza have been reported in Eastern and Western areas of southern Ghana....
ClearH2O Launches New Gel Vaccine Application Technology
ANALYSIS - With their commitment to continuous GelDrop® technology innovation, ClearH2O’s newest GelDrop Applicator incorporates unique 3-row manifold heads that deliver more GelDrops on day old chicks during hatchery processing, resulting in higher...
26 April 2016
Further Avian Flu Outbreaks Reported in Mexico
MEXICO - Six more outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza have been reported in Mexico....
Necrotic Enteritis in Broilers: Disease or Syndrome?
GLOBAL - Out of literally hundreds of pathogenic strains of Clostridium perfringens, one single isolate is enough to trigger a necrotic enteritis outbreak in broilers, says Steve Davis, DVM, Colorado Quality Research. ...
25 April 2016
Antibiotic-Free Poultry Production Challenges
ANALYSIS - Antibiotic reduction in poultry is a hot topic – but how can producers meet this challenge without affecting productivity? Olivia Cooper reports....
More Newcastle Disease Outbreaks Found in Israel
ISRAEL - Nine more outbreaks of Newcastle disease have been found in Israel....
22 April 2016
US Poultry Pathologists Say Antibiotic-Free Trend Should Not Sacrifice Welfare
US - Antibiotic use in poultry should be minimised through carefully planned and well-executed preventive practices, according to to a new position statement released by the American Association of Avian Pathologists....
More Avian Flu of Two Types Affecting Poultry Farms in Taiwan
TAIWAN - Three new outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza have been reported in Taiwan....
21 April 2016
Latest French Bird Flu Outbreak Affects New Region
FRANCE - A new outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza has been reported on a French guinea fowl farm....
20 April 2016
Myanmar Reports First Bird Flu Outbreak for a Year, Blamed on Poor Biosecurity
MYANMAR - An outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza has been reported in Myanmar's Sagaing Division, Monya township....
18 April 2016
Surveillance, Careful Vaccine Selection Tops “Shoot-in-the-Dark” Strategy for IB Control
GLOBAL - A producer’s ability to match vaccine coverage to the circulating infectious-bronchitis threat depends largely on a well-executed surveillance program, according to Mark Jackwood, PhD, University of Georgia....
Newcastle Disease Reported Amid Scorching Indian Heatwave
INDIA - Indian poultry farmers are having to contend with outbreaks of Newcastle Disease (also known as Ranikhet in the country), as well as high temperatures killing their birds....
Field Vaccination for Respiratory Disease: Spray or Pump?
GLOBAL - Day-of-age spray vaccination at the hatchery is widely accepted by most US poultry veterinarians, but the best mode of field vaccination for respiratory diseases, especially infectious laryngotracheitis (ILT), continues to be debated....
15 April 2016
Two Outbreaks of Newcastle Disease Reported in Romania
ROMANIA - Two outbreaks of Newcastle disease have been reported on broiler farms in Prahova province in Romania....
Record Poultry Production Forecast in Mexico Despite Flu Concerns
MEXICO - Commercial production is forecast at a record 3.3 million tons in 2016, as relatively low and stable feed prices have enticed producers to spur production, according to a recent report from the USDA's Foreign Agricultural Service (FAS)....
14 April 2016
More Avian Flu Found in Taiwan
TAIWAN - Four new outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza have been discovered in Taiwan....
13 April 2016
New Bird Flu Outbreak Reported in Viet Nam
VIET NAM - A new outbreak of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza has been reported in Nghe An province in Viet Nam....
Investors Urge Food Chains to Tackle Use of Antibiotics in Farming
UK & US - A large group of investors this week urged big restaurant chains to fight the use of medically-important (to humans) antibiotics amongst their meat suppliers....
12 April 2016
UK Poultry Sector Achieves Major Antibiotic Use Reduction
UK - The British Poultry Council has released a report detailing the sector's antibiotic use between 2012 and 2015....
Avian Flu Outbreaks Discovered in Mexico
MEXICO - Nineteen outbreaks of H7N3 highly pathogenic avian influenza have been discovered in Mexico....
 
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