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Thursday, March 13, 2014
Weekly Overview: Spotlight on Asia-Pacific Region
ASIA - A round-up of poultry news from Asia in the last week highlights some difficulties in the region as a result of disease and continuing high feed prices, writes Jackie Linden, but the news is not all bad. Chicken is now the most popular meat in...
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
H5N1 Bird Flu Reported in Vietnamese Villages
VIET NAM - The Vietnamese veterinary authorities have reported another two outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza, serotype H5N1, in villages located in Ha Giang and Quang Nam....
Strict Poultry Tests Will Control Bird Flu in HK, Says Expert
HONG KONG - A leading respiratory disease expert sees no need to stop importing live chickens from mainland China as long as all the poultry undergoes strict inspection before entering Hong Kong....
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Massey Study Shows Broilers Do Well on Coarsely Ground Maize
NEW ZEALAND - Coarsely ground maize (corn) in the diet of broilers had beneficial effects on growth and gut microflora when it was fed to birds aged 11 to 35 days to replace ground maize. There were some adverse effects on carcass yields....
H5N1 Bird Flu Hits Village Poultry Flock in South Viet Nam
VIET NAM - A 19,000-bird village poultry flock in the south of the country has been hit by H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI)....
H7N9 Bird Flu Virus Found at Three More Chinese Markets
CHINA - The low-pathogenic bird flu virus H7N9 was found at three poultry markets in Hunan and Guangdong provinces in the third week of February....
Monday, March 10, 2014
H5N1 Bird Flu Outbreak Reported in Yunnan
CHINA - The Chinese veterinary authorities have reported an outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in Yunnan province in the south of the country at the junction of three villages - Dong, Taijiashan and Wulongtan - involving more than half...
Viet Nam Reports H5N1 Outbreaks in Two Provinces
VIET NAM - The Vietnamese veterinary authorities have reported two outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in Can Tho and Gia Lai....
Friday, March 07, 2014
Northern Vietnamese H5N1 Bird Flu Virus Found in South
VIET NAM - The strain of the H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus from the north of the country has been found for the first time in the Mekong Delta region in the south....
Cambodia Sets up Bird Flu Control Zones
CAMBODIA - The agriculture ministry has established two 'H5N1 Contamination Zones’ in a bid to control avian flu in the capital city, Phnom Penh and the province of Kandal....
Viet Nam Reports Two New Outbreaks of H5N1 Avian Flu
VIET NAM - Two outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza have hit village poultry flocks in southern Viet Nam this week. ...
Thursday, March 06, 2014
European Bank Supports Jordan's Poultry Sector
JORDAN - The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is to support the Jordanian poultry industry by providing expertise to the country's agribusiness companies....
Zoetis Appoints Purdue Veterinary Expert to Board
US - Zoetis has appointed Dr Willie M. Reed, Dean of the College of Veterinary Medicine at Purdue University, to its Board of Directors....
Wednesday, March 05, 2014
New Light Shed on Marek's Disease Resistance in Chickens
INDIA & US - Researchers think they have found the immune system process that makes some genetic lines of chickens resistant to Marek's disease....
Anglo-Indian Project Aims for Better Understand of Poultry Gut Pathogens
UK & INDIA - A research consortium led by Royal Veterinary College of the UK's Dr Damer Blake has recently been awarded £630,000 by BBSRC and the Indian Department of Biotechnology for a study entitled 'Controlling enteric pathogens of poultry: Host/microbiota...
Tuesday, March 04, 2014
5m Publishing Expands Its Animal Care Coverage
UK - 5m Publishing is expanding its coverage of animal health and welfare beyond the farm gate....
New Avian Influenza Sampling Method Saves Money
US - A number of poultry industry groups are using a less costly method to collect avian influenza virus samples, thanks to the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) scientists....
Two Newcastle Disease Outbreaks in Hamerkaz
ISRAEL - The Israeli veterinary authorities have reported two outbreaks of Newcastle disease at poultry farms located in Hamerkaz, affecting organic broilers in a yard and heavy breeders....
H5N1 Bird Flu in Four Vietnamese Provinces
VIET NAM - The Vietnamese veterinary authorities have reported four outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza in Hai Duong, Gia Lai, Soc Trang and Hung Yen....
H7N9 Bird Flu Cases in Live Bird Markets in Hunan
CHINA - The Chinese veterinary authorities have reported two cases from two outbreaks of low pathogenic avian influenza (H7N9) in live bird markets located in Hunan....
Monday, March 03, 2014
Over 40,000 Chickens Destroyed on Dutch Farm Due to Low-path Bird Flu
NETHERLANDS - The Dutch veterinary authorities have reported an outbreak of H5N1 low pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) at a poultry farm in the province of Flevoland....
South Korea Reports H5N8 Bird Flu Outbreaks
SOUTH KOREA - The South Korean veterinary authorities have reported 12 outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) across farms in various regions of the country....
Friday, February 28, 2014
What Will Antibiotic Guidelines Mean for US Livestock Farmers?
US - Veterinarians, rather than farmers, are to play a decisive role in implementing US antimicrobial policy in light of new voluntary guidelines introduced last December, writes Michael Priestley....
High Shedding of H7N9 Flu Virus in Chickens, Quail
US - Experiments that involved infecting different poultry species with H7N9 conducted at the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) Southeast Poultry Research Laboratory (SEPRL) in Athens yielded new clues about likely reservoirs and promising testing methods....
Online Live Chicken Sales Get Round China's Market Ban
CHINA - Live chicken is being sold online despite a three-month ban on live poultry markets in Shanghai....
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