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Tuesday, September 30, 2014
Ginger Extract Improves Chicken's Response to Vaccination
CHINA - A new study reveals that a ginger extract in the drinking water enhanced the response of chickens to oral vaccination against infectious bursal disease....
Friday, September 26, 2014
Ducks Died from Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza in South Korea
SOUTH KOREA - There has been 1,200 cases of H5N8 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus detected and confirmed on a duck farm in the Jeollanam-do region in the south-west of the country. ...
Two New Outbreaks of Newcastle Disease on Saint Helena
SAINT HELENA - There has been two new outbreaks of Newcastle disease on the South Atlantic island, Saint Helena. ...
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
CID LINES Show Virocid Campaign in Lebanon
LEBANON - 4th Mediterranean Poultry Summit in Beirut, Lebanon showing off with the new Virocid campaign! ...
Monday, September 22, 2014
Increased Concern over Latest Avian Influenza Strain in Southeast Asia
GLOBAL - A recently-emerged strain of avian influenza virus in poultry in Southeast Asia known as A(H5N6) represents a new threat to animal health and livelihoods and must be closely monitored, the FAO said....
Live Vaccines More Effective against Salmonella
UK - Researchers at Cambridge University have effectively ‘barcoded’ the bacteria so that they can see where in the body they go and how they fare against the immune system. ...
Friday, September 19, 2014
US Launches National Strategy for Combating Antibiotic-Resistance
US - The US government has launched a new strategy to combat antibiotic resistant bacteria with increased surveillance and faster tests....
Thursday, September 18, 2014
Iraqi Health Ministry Issues Warning on Salmonella Infected Chickens
IRAQ - The Iraqi Ministry of Health uncovered the entry of infected chickens with the germ of salmonella to Iraq and its spread into local markets, confirming that its origins are Turkey, Egypt and Ukraine....
Rosselkhoznadzor Slaps Ban on Poultry Meat En Route to Kyrgyzstan
KYRGYZSTAN - The Federal Agency for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Supervision of RF (Rosselkhoznadzor) slaps a ban on bringing a large batch of poultry meat through the Russian Federation, en route to Kyrgyzstan from USA....
Wednesday, September 17, 2014
MSD Animal Health Receives Marketing Authorisation for NOBILIS
EU - Merck Animal Health (MSD) says that the European Commission has granted the marketing authorisation for its veterinary medicinal product to protect chickens against viral infectious bronchitis....
New FSIS Salmonella Performance Standards
US - A top official with USDA’s Food Safety and inspection Service (FSIS) told a meat industry conference that ended Sunday in Charleston, SC, to expect new performance standards for Salmonella....
Tuesday, September 16, 2014
Infectious Bronchitis Detected in Finland
FINLAND - The Finnish Food Safety Agency Evira and the University of Helsinki Faculty of Veterinary Medicine have jointly studied the emergence of infectious bronchitis (IB) in chickens in Finland....
Further Newcastle Disease Outbreaks in Israel Affect Egg Layers
ISRAEL - The Israeli veterinary authorities have reported two further outbreaks of Newcastle disease at poultry farms located in Hazafon....
Low Path Avian Flu Virus Detected in Laos
LAOS - The Laotian veterinary authorities have reported the detection of low pathogenic H5N6 bird flu in Luangprabang....
Monday, September 15, 2014
Foster Farms Invests $75 Million in Salmonella Programme
US – US integrated poultry processor, Fosters Farms, at the centre of a major Salmonella outbreak this year, has invested $75 million to develop a programme to reduce Salmonella at each stage of the production process....
Researchers Say Nairobi Chicken Poses Health Threats
KENYA - Research conducted by Kenya Medical Research Institute (Kemri) recently established that most of the chicken sold in butcheries, supermarkets and retail outlets in Nairobi pose a serious health threat to consumers....
Tuesday, September 09, 2014
H7N3 Outbreaks Undergoing Comprehensive Investigation
US - Although there have been no new outbreaks of low-path H7N3 bird flu in the US, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) reports that the USDA Animal Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) and the New Jersey Department of Agriculture (NJDA)...
Monday, September 08, 2014
Agency Confirms Results for Campylobacter Survey
UK - The Food Standards Agency has confirmed its plans for publishing the quarterly results from its survey of campylobacter on shop-bought chicken....
Friday, September 05, 2014
Poultry Industry Firmly Responds to Newspaper Article
UK - The British Poultry Council has issued a firm response to the Guardian following an article by John Allan and Stephanie Lavua published on 16 August....
Thursday, September 04, 2014
Halamid Helps Keep Poultry Barns Dry
FRANCE - The biosecurity benefits of a dry house and dry litter are well known in the poultry industry and this must be kept in mind when disinfection is considered, according to Axcentive. ...
Formaldehyde Confirmed as Known Human Carcinogen
US - A new report from the National Research Council has upheld the listing of formaldehyde as "known to be a human carcinogen" in the National Toxicology Program 12th Report on Carcinogens (RoC). ...
Two Outbreaks of High-path Bird Flu in Vietnamese Poultry
VIET NAM - Two outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian flu of the H5N6 sub-type have been reported in central Viet Nam in August 2014....
China Vaccinates Birds in Move to Stamp out H5N1 Bird Flu
CHINA - The Chinese veterinary authorities, in conjunction with the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), have vaccinated birds in several administrative divisions in a bid to stamp out bird flu after an outbreak reoccurred at a geese farm in Northeast...
Wednesday, September 03, 2014
OSI Hires Manager from US for Meat Plant
CHINA - OSI Group LLC has retained a unit of California-based Golden State Foods Corp to manage one of its plants in China as it attempts to recover from a scandal involving sales of expired meat by a facility in Shanghai....
Tuesday, September 02, 2014
Nigeria's Poultry Farmers Warned to Keep Environment Clean
NIGERIA - The National Environmental Standards Regulation and Enforcement Agency (NESREA), has warned poultry farmers in Plateau not to operate in dirty areas to avoid being sanctioned....
 
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