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Friday, January 30, 2015
Industry Leaders Receive USPOULTRY Lamplighter Award
US - IPPE: – US Poultry & Egg Association presented the organization’s annual Lamplighter Award to three individuals at the International Poultry Expo, part of the 2015 International Production & Processing Expo....
Critical Issues Discussed at International Feed Regulators' Meeting
GLOBAL - The 8th International Feed Regulators Meeting (IFRM) organized by IFIF in cooperation with the FAO brought together a record number of feed industry representatives and government officials from around the world to discuss critical issues facing...
All-Round Improved Sales for Cherkizovo Group in 2014
RUSSIA - Cherkizovo Group, Russia’s largest meat and feed producer, has announced its operational results for the fourth quarter of 2014 and full year 2014....
Groceries Code Adjudicator’s Powers Welcomed by Farmers Union
UK - The decision to give The Groceries Code Adjudicator the power to fine retailers and their direct suppliers unfair trading practices is a positive step toward ensuring malpractice is eradicated from this part of the supply chain, said the National...
Chinese Food Prices Rise Slightly
CHINA - Chinese farm produce prices rose slightly last week according to a survey of 36 medium and large cities by the Ministry of Commerce....
Thursday, January 29, 2015
Weekly Overview: Can Vaccination Make Viruses More Dangerous?
GLOBAL - While avian flu rages in the Taiwanese poultry sector, much international attention has been focused on the US city of Atlanta this week with the International Production and Processing Expo (IPPE) attracting exhibitors and visitors from around...
Turkey Industry Demands Movement on Trade Promotion
US – The National Turkey Federation has urged Congress to renew powers for trade negotiators which the body says ensure effective negotiation and conclusion of beneficial trade agreements....
John Starkey Recognised as Industry Workhorse of the Year
US - IPPE: John Starkey, president of US Poultry & Egg Association (USPOULTRY), was named the Association’s Workhorse of the Year during the International Poultry Expo, part of the 2015 International Production & Processing Expo. ...
Bird Flu Restrictions Lifted in Two Washington State Counties
WASHINGTON STATE, US - The avian flu quarantine has been lifted in Benton and Franklin counties, while restrictions remain in place in parts of Clallam County....
Turkey Flock in India Hit by Avian Flu
INDIA - A turkey flock in Kerala has been hit by high-path avian flu of the H5N1 variant....
Avian Flu Situation in Taiwanese Poultry Worsens
TAIWAN - More than one million poultry - mainly geese - have been affected by the latest 197 outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza in the west of the country. Virus strains H5N3, H5N2 and H5N8, on some cases in combination in a single outbreak,...
Wednesday, January 28, 2015
Russia Updates German Poultry Ban
RUSSIA – Russia has blocked imports of live poultry and hatching eggs from specified German districts on avian influenza grounds and reopened trade elsewhere....
Do You Feel Well Informed about Conditions to Use Antibiotics on Farms?
ANALYSIS - Concern has been growing among farming, veterinary and political communities as well as the public at large over the over-use of antibiotics....
IPPE: When Vaccination Goes Wrong
US – A leading international researcher says that vaccination can make viruses both “hot” and more dangerous, using the example of Marek’s disease in poultry, reports Jackie Linden....
Lessafre Reborn as PHILEO
GLOBAL – Feed additive company Lesaffre is now called PHILEO as part of a new identity unveiled on Tuesday at the International Production and Processing Expo in Atlanta....
US Senator Blasts South Africa on Poultry Block
SOUTH AFRICA – Concern has been voiced over South Africa’s use of trade and development legislation to block US poultry from the market....
Urgent Help Needed after Malawi Floods Wreck Farmland
MALAWI, AFRICA - Farmers in southern Malawi urgently need seeds and livestock after intense flooding destroyed their fields and homes, washing away animals and crops and threatening local food security....
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Drought Triggers Insurance Payout in Sahel Ahead of Humanitarian Aid
SOUTH AFRICA - ARC Insurance Company Limited (ARC Ltd) is to pay $25 million in drought insurance claims to three countries in the Sahel this month....
Food Insecurity in Conflict Areas Must be Addressed
GLOBAL - Agriculture and food security must be treated as essential components of peacebuilding and conflict resolution, said FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva during a special meeting of the UN Peacebuilding Commission....
Latvia Presents Framework to EU Council
EU - The Latvian Presidency has presented its work programme in the agriculture and fisheries sector to the EU Council....
New H5N1 Outbreaks in Israeli Breeders, Turkeys
ISRAEL - Two new outbreaks of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza have been reported in Haifa, involving broiler breeders and growing turkeys....
Palestine Reports New Avian Flu Outbreak
PALESTINIAN TERRITORY - Another outbreak of H5 highly pathogenic avian influenza has occurred in a layer pullet flock in the West Bank....
Eight New Bird Flu Outbreaks in Nigeria
NIGERIA - Highly pathogenic avian influenza of the H5N1 subtype has been reported in eight more poultry flocks in the southern states of Nigeria....
Monday, January 26, 2015
IPSF: Feed Sustainability in Theory and Practice
US - On the opening day of the International Poultry Scientific Forum (IPSF) in Atlanta today, 26 January, sustainability of the feed sector was among the topics addressed. Jackie Linden reports....
 
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