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01 November 2017
Made in Malawi Incubators Boost Poultry Industry
MALAWI - Lilongwe-based company Incubators Malawi says it aims at achieving a more developed way of poultry farming....
20 October 2017
Almost 2/3 of Western Cape's Egg Layers Culled, Govt Reports
SOUTH AFRICA - Close to two thirds of the Western Cape egg-laying hens have been culled as cases of bird flu continue to increase, the Western Cape's Economic Opportunities MEC Alan Winde said on Friday....
31 July 2017
Namibia Eases Restrictions on Poultry Imports
NAMIBIA - Namibia has slightly eased its ban on poultry imports from South Africa, despite an outbreak of avian flu there. The amendment is a result of severe shortages of poultry in Namibian markets....
17 May 2017
Study: Economic Ripple Effect of Livestock Operations in Indiana
ANALYSIS - If you've driven through the US state of Indiana, you'll have seen lots of corn and soybean fields. It’s no surprise that it ranks in the top 10 US agricultural states, but what is surprising is that Indiana livestock operations are seeing...
19 April 2017
Removal of Requirement to House Birds in Higher Risk Areas from 13 April
UK - Defra has announced that all poultry in England are to be allowed outside from Thursday, 13 April, following updated evidence on the risk posed by wild birds....
29 September 2016
Low Path Bird Flu Back Again in South Africa's Ostrich Sector
SOUTH AFRICA - Another outbreak of low pathogenic avian influenza has affected a commercial ostrich farm in South Africa's Western Cape province....
09 February 2016
Low Path Avian Flu Found in More South African Ostriches
SOUTH AFRICA - There have been three outbreaks of low pathogenic avian influenza in South African ostriches....
04 November 2015
Low Path Avian Flu Outbreaks Continue in South Africa
SOUTH AFRICA - There have been another 11 outbreaks of low pathogenic avian flu on South African ostrich farms....
16 September 2015
SA Agrees to Resume US Poultry Imports by End of 2015
SOUTH AFRICA - South African and United States veterinary experts have agreed to ensure that US poultry imports to South Africa resume by the end of the year. ...
14 August 2015
More Ostriches Infected with Avian Flu in South Africa
SOUTH AFRICA - Four more ostrich farms have been infected with low pathogenic avian influenza in South Africa....
11 August 2015
EU Allows South African Ostrich Exports
EU - The European Union has lifted the four-year ban on South African ostrich exports....
15 July 2015
Low Pathogenic Avian Flu Outbreaks Found in South African Ostriches
SOUTH AFRICA - There have been four outbreaks of low pathogenic avian influenza on ostrich farms in South Africa....
23 April 2015
Low-path Bird Flu on Western Cape Ostrich Farm
SOUTH AFRICA - The veterinary authority has reported one further outbreak of low-pathogenic avian influenza of the H5N2 subtype in commercial ostriches dating back to November 2014....
27 March 2015
Three Outbreaks of Low-path Avian Flu in South African Ostriches
SOUTH AFRICA - Over a three-month period around the turn of the year, ostriches at three farms in Western Cape province tested positive for the H5N2 low-pathogenic avian influenza virus....
02 March 2015
Low-path Avian Flu Virus Detected at South African Ostrich Farms
SOUTH AFRICA - The H5N2 low-pathogenic avian influenza virus has been detected at three ostrich farms in Western Cape since November 2014....
27 November 2014
Low Pathogenic Avian Influenza Detected in South Africa
SOUTH AFRICA - There has been five outbreaks of low pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza detected and confirmed in Western Cape province between 15 September and 29 October 2014....
09 October 2014
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....
07 October 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....
20 August 2014
South African Ostriches Found with Low Pathogenic Avian Influenza
SOUTH AFRICA - There has been one new outbreak of low pathogenic avian influenza detected in South Africa. ...
31 July 2014
New Livestock Land Transport Laws Enforced from 1 August
AUSTRALIA - The six month grace period for new livestock transport requirements introduced in January expires this Friday....
17 June 2014
Avian Flu Kills 215 South African Ostriches
SOUTH AFRICA - Two new outbreaks of H7N7 low-pathogenic avian influenza have affected commercial ostriches in the Western Cape this year; in the more recent case, more than 200 birds are reported to have died....
10 February 2014
Study Seeks Ways to Improve Ostrich Welfare on the Move
CANADA - Researchers at the University of British Columbia have examined the codes for handling ostriches outside North America as well as common practices in Canada and the US with the aim to improving the welfare of these birds in the future....
27 December 2013
South Africa Reports Low-Path Bird Flu in Eastern Cape
SOUTH AFRICA - Subclinical infection with the H7N1 sub-type of the low-pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) virus was reported on three ostrich farms in the Eastern Cape Province in October and November 2013....
24 December 2013
Low Pathogenic Bird Flu in Western Cape Ostriches
SOUTH AFRICA - The South African veterinary authorities have reported outbreaks of H5N2 low pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) at seven farms across the Western Cape Province between 9 July and 2 November 2013....
23 December 2013
H7N7 Bird Flu Virus Found on South African Ostrich Farm
SOUTH AFRICA - One ostrich from a commercial flock of 1,000 birds was found to have the low-pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) virus in October 2013....
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