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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....
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....
Pigeon Study Takes on Sexism in Science
US - In experimental research, scientists tend to assume that - unless they are looking specifically at reproduction or sexual behavior - male and female animals are alike, and mostly use males....
09 March 2017
Singapore's Poultry, Egg Supply Unaffected by Malaysian Bird Flu Outbreak
SINGAPORE - Malaysia’s Department of Veterinary Services (DVS) has reported an outbreak of H5N1 avian flu (bird flu) in a village of Kota Bharu, Kelantan. Singapore's Agri-Food & Veterinary Authority (AVA) has assured the public that poultry and poultry...
13 October 2014
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. ...
14 July 2014
New Parasite Found to Cause Deaths of Wild Pigeons
US - University of California Davis researchers have identified the cause of death in wild band-tailed pigeons connected to newly discovered parasite....
03 April 2014
Astika Acquires Nantong Poultry Company
CHINA - Astika Holdings, Inc. is set to enter poultry farming and the food sector, continuing its acquisition strategy in China....
28 February 2014
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....
05 February 2014
Newcastle Disease Outbreak Reported in Hamerkaz
ISRAEL - The Israeli veterinary authorities have reported an outbreak of Newcastle disease in Hamerkaz....
04 December 2013
Last Newcastle Disease Outbreak in Israeli Pigeons
ISRAEL - Since the Newcastle disease virus was found to have caused the deaths of 40 wild pigeons in September, there have been no further outbreaks of the disease in the country....
04 September 2013
Newcastle Disease Outbreak in Tel Aviv Pigeons
ISRAEL - Newcastle disease has hit a small flock of ornamental pigeons in the Tel Aviv area....
16 July 2013
H7N9 in China: The Worries Continue
ANALYSIS - The AH7N9 avian influenza outbreak that affected humans this year in China continues to worry the scientific community, as evidenced by the continuous publication of studies on the outbreak, writes Chris Wright, Senior Editor, for the Poultry...
10 July 2013
OIE Reports Further Newcastle Disease Outbreaks in Cyprus
CYPRUS - The Cypriot veterinary authorities have reported seven further outbreaks of Newcastle disease in Lefkosia and Paphos....
02 July 2013
More Newcastle Disease Outbreaks in Cyprus
CYPRUS - The Cypriot veterinary authorities have reported two further outbreaks of Newcastle disease in Lefkosia....
25 April 2013
H7N9 Flu Virus Found at Three More Chinese Markets, One Farm
CHINA - The low pathogenic H7N9 flu virus has been found in individual birds at three live bird markets and in a pigeon on a farm in eastern China. ...
17 April 2013
Poultry Samples Test Positive for H7N9 Virus
CHINA - China's agriculture authority said on Tuesday that its tests have found five more H7N9-positive poultry samples in China, including one from a wild pigeon....
10 April 2013
No H7N9 Epidemic Among Poultry, Says Expert
CHINA - A preliminary analysis shows that H7N9 bird flu has not triggered an epidemic among poultry, according to a Tuesday report in the "People's Daily" that cited a veterinary expert....
31 December 2012
Newcastle Disease Spreads in Czech Republic
CZECH REPUBLIC - An outbreak of avian paramyxovirus has spread to Ostrava....
20 December 2012
Newcastle Disease Reported in Czech Pigeons
CZECH REPUBLIC - An outbreak of avian paramyxovirus has been reported in a flock of pigeons in Stredocesky....
20 July 2012
Pigeon Owners Urged to be Vigilant Against Virus
AUSTRALIA - Pigeon owners are being urged to remain vigilant and strengthen biosecurity measures following the confirmation of more cases of Pigeon paramyxovirus in lofts in western Sydney and south-western Sydney....
11 June 2012
Italy Reports Outbreak of Newcastle Disease
ITALY - the Italian veterinary authorities have reported an outbreak of Newcastle disease in Marche. ...
31 May 2012
Newcastle Disease Reported in Piemonte
ITALY - The Italian veterinary authorities have reported an outbreak of Newcastle disease in Piemonte....
07 May 2012
New Pigeon Virus Confirmed in NSW
AUSTRALIA - Pigeon paramyxovirus has been detected in a hobby pigeon flock in Western Sydney and follows numerous cases of the virus in domestic and feral pigeons in Victoria....
06 March 2012
Newcastle Disease Breaks Out in Tuscany
ITALY - The Italian veterinary authorities have reported an outbreak of Newcastle disease in Tuscany. ...
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