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03 March 2015
Four New Outbreaks of Newcastle Disease in Israel
ISRAEL - Newcastle disease has affected four poultry flocks in the Hazafon region....
Cause of Avian Flu Outbreaks Challenged in Taiwan
TAIWAN - Debate is ongoing in Taiwan on the source of the H5N8 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus that has caused such heavy losses to the poultry sector recently; one group says the authorities were too quick to identify the source as wild birds....
Call for Bird Flu Alert System for Backyard Poultry Owners
CANADA - Vancouver city authorities are to look into improving communications with backyard hen owners in case of future bird flu outbreaks following a call for action from a commercial poultry producer. ...
Ducks Culled Following Bird Flu Outbreak in East Hungary
HUNGARY - More than 100,000 ducks have been slaughtered in eastern Hungary following an outbreak of H5N8 highly pathogenic avian influenza there....
New High-path Bird Flu Outbreak in Nigerian Layer Flock
NIGERIA - An egg farm in Ogun state in the south-west of the country has been affected by highly pathogenic avian influenza of the H5N1 subtype, leading to the death or destruction of 30,000 birds....
Three Outbreaks of Avian Flu Reported in Myanmar
MYANMAR - Three outbreaks of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza in commercial poultry flocks have been reported to the World Organisaton for Animal Health (OIE). ...
02 March 2015
CID Lines with D'Tasi at the Sudan Poultry Expo
SUDAN - CID Lines' distributor, D'Tasi, was at the Sudan Poultry Expo (SPE) last week. ...
Oman Bans Poultry Imports from Indian Region over Bird Flu Scares
OMAN – An imports ban has been announced by the Oman government on poultry products from a region in India following reports of an avian influenza outbreak....
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....
Bird Flu Restrictions Lifted from UK Poultry Farm
UK - Restrictions have been lifted following the February 2015 case of avian flu on a poultry farm in southern England....
27 February 2015
Update on Avian Influenza in Western US States
US - An overview of the avian influenza viruses found in Northwestern states from the national veterinary organisation, which includes a warning to backyard flock owners to be on the alert for signs of disease in their poultry....
Highly Pathogenic Avian Flu in Taiwan: Update
TAIWAN - The latest week's reports show that the three highly pathogenic avian flu viruses circulating in the country have caused 25 new outbreaks od disease and led to the death or destruction of 165,510 domestic poultry....
26 February 2015
Hungary Reports First Outbreak of H5N8 Avian Flu in Poultry
HUNGARY - An outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza of the H5N8 has been confirmed in a meat duck flock in the east of the country....
Viet Nam Reports High-path Avian Flu in Village Poultry
VIET NAM - Highly pathogenic avian influenza of the H5N1 has been identified as the cause of an outbreak of the disease in a village poultry flock in the south of the country....
Bird Flu Reported in Myanmar
MYANMAR - An outbreak of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza around 140km from Mandalay is reported to have led to the death and culling of thousands of poultry....
Washington State Lifts Last Bird Flu Quarantine
US - Quarantine has been lifted in Okanogan County, signalling the end of restrictions of poultry movements in Washington State following previous avian flu outbreaks....
25 February 2015
Oregon County Maintains Bird Flu Response
US - There have been no further avian influenza outbreaks in poultry but Oregon State Department of Agriculture is continuing its bird flu response in Deschutes County....
24 February 2015
New Procedure Aids Detection of Eimeria maxima in Broilers
US - A modified sampling procedure developed by researchers at Zoetis Inc. has dramatically improved the detection of Eimeria maxima infection - one of the causes of coccidiosis - in broilers....
23 February 2015
New Bird Flu Outbreak in Palestinian Poultry
PALESTINIAN TERRITORY - A new outbreak of H5 highly pathogenic avian influenza has been reported in a mature layer flock of 4,200 birds on the western edge of the West Bank....
20 February 2015
Twelve New H5N1 Flu Outbreaks in Nigerian Poultry
NIGERIA - A further 12 poultry flocks with a total of more than 40,000 birds have been hit by the H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus....
19 February 2015
Canadian Authorities Relax Some Bird Flu Controls
CANADA - The area designated the restricted zone within the avian influenza Primary Control Zone in the Fraser Valley region of British Columbia has been reduced....
Nigeria Reports New Avian Flu Outbreak in Chickens
NIGERIA - A 9,000-bird layer flock has succumbed to the highly pathogenic H5N1 avian flu virus in the state of Ogun, which is in the south-west of the country and borders Benin....
18 February 2015
What Are Your Views on the Critical List of Antibiotics?
ANALYSIS - Agricultural use of antimicrobial medicines produces a source of resistant bacteria that can spread to humans....
Latest Bird Flu Outbreaks in Taiwan Affect 295,000 Poultry
TAIWAN - New outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (H5N8 and H5N2 variants) have been reported to the OIE this week. All but one of the outbreaks was in domestic poultry (mostly geese but also chickens and turkeys). A total of almost 295,000...
17 February 2015
Israel Reports Three Newcastle Disease Outbreaks
ISRAEL - Three new outbreaks of Newcastle disease have affected two farms and a backyard flock in the last few weeks....
 
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