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02 February 2015
Concern Rises as Avian Flu Spreads to Eastern Taiwan
TAIWAN - A new outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza is causing particular alarm as it is the first on the eastern side of the island....
29 January 2015
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,...
28 January 2015
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....
27 January 2015
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....
26 January 2015
Nigeria Reports Seven New Outbreaks of Bird Flu in Poultry
NIGERIA - The highly pathogenic avian influenza of the H5N1 variant has been identified as the cause of seven new outbreaks of the disease in poultry in the last week in the north and centre of the country....
Low-pathogenic Avian Flu Virus Detected in Belize Poultry
BELIZE - During routine testing, the low-pathogenic avian influenza virus of the H5N2 has been detected in broiler breeders in the west of the country in December 2014....
Taiwan Stops Poultry Slaughter to Control Avian Flu Spread
TAIWAN - The Council of Agriculture has imposed a four-day ban on killing chickens, ducks and geese in a bid to prevent the spread of the avian flu among poultry; more than half a million birds have been culled due to infections....
Avian Flu Virus Detected in Californian Turkey Flock
US - A poultry processor's early detection programme has identified H5N8 avian influenza in a single turkey flock in California....
23 January 2015
Seven Nigerian States Report Bird Flu Outbreaks
NIGERIA - Highly pathogenic avian influenza has spread to seven states and affected 140,000 birds, according to a report today. The H5N1 virus strain has been identified as the cause....
22 January 2015
Tougher US Poultry Meat Measures Could Spare 50,000 Illnesses
US – Tighter standards on poultry products will prevent 50,000 illnesses each year, predicts the US Department of Agriculture’s food inspection body....
Avian Flu Spreads to New Nigerian States
NIGERIA - Poultry mortalities from highly pathogenic avian influenza have been reported in the states of Ogun, Delta, Edo and Rivers. Farmers are being urged to raise biosecurity and consumers are warned only to buy poultry from reliable sources....
Taiwanese Goose Industry Hit by Tidal Wave of High-path Avian Flu
TAIWAN - More than 260,000 birds - predominantly geese - have been involved in 61 new outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza of three different H5 virus subtypes reported by the national veterinary authority in one day....
Avian Flu Hits Turkeys in Palestine's West Bank
PALESTINIAN TERRITORY - A farmer in the West Bank culled his two turkey flocks last week on suspicion of high-path avian flu, which has since been confirmed as an H5 subtype....
21 January 2015
Taiwan Makes Official Report on 28 New Avian Flu Outbreaks
TAIWAN - The latest report from the veterinary authority describes 28 new outbreaks of H5N8 high-path avian flu on goose and ducks farms in the west of the country in the most recent week. More than 109,000 birds have been affected in this week alone....
Third Avian Flu Outbreak in Washington State Poultry
WASHINGTON STATE, US - A third smallholder flock of poultry in the state has been culled following confirmation of infection with the highly pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza virus....
Taiwan Set to Import Poultry Meat as Bird Flu Outbreaks Continue
TAIWAN - More than half a million poultry have already been culled in Taiwan following the detection of one of the three high-path avian influenza virus subtypes circulating in the country. The government is offering full compensation to affected farmers...
Bird Flu Hits Japanese Broiler Breeder Flock
JAPAN - Almost 73,000 broiler breeders at a farm in Saga prefecture in the north-west of the island of Kyushu have been culled following the detection of the H5N8 high-path bird flu virus....
20 January 2015
Thailand Eyes Up New Poultry Customer
THAILAND – A new destination for Thai frozen chicken could be confirmed as South Korea moves closer to reopening its doors....
South Korea to Lift Australia Bird Flu Ban
SOUTH KOREA – Final approval is pending on South Korea’s decision to lift a two year ban on Australian chicken, imposed after the country’s avian influenza outbreak in 2013....
High-path Bird Flu Hits Turkeys in Israel
ISRAEL - The detection of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza in a turkey flock in the Haifa district has resulted in the cull of 100,000 birds at the outbreak farm and a close neighbour....
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