converting website visitors

ThePoultrySite.com - news, features, articles and disease information for the poultry industry

Poultry Industry News By Category: Biosecurity and Hygiene
Search:
Section:
Show results in:
25 August 2014
Chicken Sales Still to Look up After Antibiotic Scare
INDIA - Around 25 per cent of Delhiites seem to have given up on their favourite protein source ever since an NGO raised an alarm over suspected presence of undesirable antibiotics in poultry meat in the city....
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. ...
19 August 2014
Three New Outbreaks of Newcastle Disease in Israel
ISRAEL - Three new outbreaks of Newcastle disease have been detected in Israel. ...
Examination of Chicken Samples Completed in Hong Kong
HONG KONG - The Agriculture, Fisheries and Conservation Department (AFCD) completed on 15 August the examination of samples collected from a chicken farm in San Tin where abnormal chicken deaths occurred. No infectious agents were found....
Procedures to Prevent New Avian Flu Strain A/H5N6
VIET NAM - The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has issued an emergency dispatch asking cities and provinces nationwide to deploy measures to prevent the new avian flu virus A/H5N6....
18 August 2014
Look for the Lion to Prevent Salmonella Outbreaks
UK - The British Egg Industry Council is urging caterers and consumers to look for the British Lion mark on eggs in the wake of a large outbreak of salmonella food poisoning believed to be linked to imported eggs....
14 August 2014
H5N6 Bird Flu Outbreak in Vietnamese Provinces
VIET NAM - The Vietnamese veterinary authorities have reported two fresh outbreaks of highly pathogenic (H5N6) bird flu in Lang Son and Ha Tinh provinces....
13 August 2014
FDA Reports Positive Trends in Antimicrobial Resistance
US - The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) yesterday released its National Antimicrobial Resistance Monitoring System (NARMS) 2011 Executive Report, showing mostly decreasing antimicrobial resistance trends....
Maple Leaf Food Announces New Leader of Animal Wellness
CANADA - Maple Leaf Foods has announced that Dr Stephanie Cottee will be joining the Company in the new position of Leader, Animal Wellness effective 11 August, 2014. ...
08 August 2014
First IBQX Vaccine for UK, Irish Poultry Industry
UK & IRELAND - Zoetis has announced the availability in the UK and Ireland of the first specific vaccine against the QX strain of the infectious bronchitis virus — Poulvac® IBQX....
06 August 2014
Campylobacter Survey Shows 59 Per Cent of Chickens in UK Tested Positive
UK - The Food Standards Agency (FSA) has published the first set of quarterly results from a new survey of Campylobacter on fresh shop-bought chickens. The results show 59 per cent of birds tested positive for the presence of Campylobacter. In four per...
04 August 2014
Newcastle Disease Outbreaks in Botswana
BOTSWANA - The veterinary authorities in Botswana have reported five fresh outbreaks of Newcastle disease in Central Serowe, Kgatleng, South-east Ramotswa, Southern Kanye and Kweneng....
Intensified Bird Flu Surveillance Carried Out in Taiwan
TAIWAN - The Taiwanese veterinary authorities, in conjunction with the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), have carried out intensified surveillance in accordance with the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code for three months after the H5N2 outbreak...
01 August 2014
Extending Storage Time of Eggs Increases Salmonella Risk
EU - Extending the storage time of eggs at home or at retail would increase Salmonella food poisoning risks, says EFSA’s latest scientific opinion on public health risks from eggs....
29 July 2014
Mexico Ends Special Measures on Avian Salmonellosis
MEXICO - The government animal health authority has announced an end to the national campaigns against Avian Salmonellosis and Classical Swine Fever as part of a campaign to reduce the burden of regulation on agribusinesses....
Russia Considers Ban on US Poultry Imports in August
RUSSIA - Russia is considering imposing restrictions on poultry imports from the United States due to an outbreak of salmonellosis, the assistant of Mr Alexey Alexeenko, head of Russia's Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance (Rosselkhoznadzor),...
25 July 2014
McDonald’s Japan Switches Chicken Sourcing to Thailand
JAPAN - McDonald’s Co. (Japan) said that it has halted sales of all products containing chicken meat from China and switched sourcing completely to Thailand....
24 July 2014
2 Sisters Responds to Poor Hygiene Allegations
UK - Leading poultry processor, 2 Sisters Food Group, has hit back at allegations over poor hygiene practices and standards....
18 July 2014
Expired Chickens Confiscated in Bogor
INDONESIA - The Bogor administration confiscated 20 kilograms of expired chickens that were on sale at the Ramayana supermarket in Bogor on Thursday (17 July) afternoon....
Japan Declared Free from H5N8 Bird Flu
JAPAN - Japan has declared freedom from H5N8 highly pathogenic avian influenza with effect from 17 July 2014, according to the Article 10.4.3. of the OIE Terrestrial Animal Health Code....
11 July 2014
Poultry Vet Offers Tips to Get More from ELISA Testing
US - Most poultry integrators turn to ELISA tests to get a quick and easy read on a flock’s health status. “But the results are only as good as the quality of the samples,” reminds Andrea Zedek, DVM, MAM, ACPV, senior manager, global veterinary...
10 July 2014
H7N9 Flu Virus Detected at Henan Poultry Market
CHINA - Poultry at a market in eastern China tested positive for the H9N9 flu virus in early June....
09 July 2014
Ugandan Success with Mobile Animal Health App Could Go Global
UGANDA - A new mobile application is successfully supporting Uganda's veterinary technicians....
Study Highlights Limited Poultry Diagnostic Services in Rural Algeria
ALGERIA - A new study reveals that, in the absence of diagnostic test facilities and capabilities, poultry disease is eastern Algeria relies on post-mortem examination and the response to medication....
03 July 2014
Halamid Brings Rapid Action Against Salmonella
FRANCE - Although outbreaks have been traced to a variety of food types, Salmonella is most often associated with poultry products and is considered a veritable scourge of our industry, according to Axcentive....
 7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14  15  16 
News By Advertiser
News By Country
News By Bird
News By Category

Our Sponsors

Partners


Seasonal Picks

Chicken Coops - 5m Farm Supplies