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Monday, December 22, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union European Union Takes Steps to Encourage Organic Production
EU - The Presidency of the agriculture council is making progress addressing the concerns of member states over the future of organic production in the EU....
Poultry Industry News from European Union H5N8 Avian Flu Virus Entry to Europe Highlights Need for Preparedness
EUROPE - There are similarities in how the highly pathogenic H5N8 and H5N1 avian flu viruses entered the continent, a new pan-European study shows....
Friday, December 19, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union Netherlands, Germany, Denmark Want to Push EU Further on Animal Welfare
EU - Denmark, Germany and the Netherlands have issued a joint declaration on animal welfare, calling on the European Union to improve further animal welfare for those species where there are already regulations and to extend it to include others....
Tuesday, December 16, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union Red Mites Bring a Major Economic Challenge to Poultry Industry
EU - A collaborative pan-European research effort to rid laying hens of a common disease-spreading pest has just been launched....
Poultry Industry News from European Union H5N8 Bird Flu Virus Entry Routes into Europe Uncertain
EU - The precise route of introduction of the H5N8 virus into Europe still remains uncertain, says a scientific report of European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) that has been generated in collaboration with Member States and the EU Reference Laboratory....
Friday, November 28, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union EU Farmers Reimbursed €868 Million
EU – Farmers across Europe are being reimbursed a total of €868 million in direct aid by the Common Agricultural Policy....
Thursday, November 27, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union New European Executive Team for Brazilian Poultry Meat Company
EU - Brasil Foods (BRF) has appointed a new European Executive completing the new cycle in the company strategy, focused on innovation, investment in high added value products and the reinforcement of its international development....
Poultry Industry News from European Union EFSA Experts to Advise on Avian Flu
EU - The European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) is assessing the current situation on the H5N8 avian influenza A virus in Europe and the world, with a focus on the possible entry routes of the virus into Europe....
Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union Potential of Probiotics for Sustainable Animal Production
EU - On 12 November 2014, at EuroTier in Hanover, Germany, the European Probiotic Association (EPA) awarded the Jules Tournut Probiotics Prize 2014 to Dr Steven Frese, for his innovative research project on the evolution of the host-microflora interaction....
Friday, November 21, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union Mass Culling of Birds in EU Following Bird Flu Outbreak
EU - Following the recent detection of bird flu at a poultry farm in the Netherlands, another case at a duck breeding farm in the UK, as well as a scare in Germany earlier this November, it is clear that avian influenza is not just a thing of the past,...
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union Animal Health Company Pleas for Responsible Use of Antibiotics
EU – A global animal health company has used antibiotic awareness week to preach “responsible use” of veterinary antibiotics at the launch of its pan-European campaign....
Poultry Industry News from European Union Bird Flu Update: Movement Ban in Yorkshire Bites, Ukraine Bans Poultry Meat Imports
UK, NETHERLANDS, GERMANY - In the UK, the culling of birds at the outbreak farm in Yorkshire has been completed, while the control measures are causing difficulties for nearby free-range egg farmers. Ukraine has banned poultry imports from the three EU...
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union Europe Responds to Bird Flu Outbreaks
EU - Emergency measures to combat bird flu have come into force in countries already reporting outbreaks - the Netherlands and the UK - and surveillance is raised in France. The virus in the UK has been confirmed as H5N8 and culling has begun on the affected...
Poultry Industry News from European Union European Campaign for the Responsible Use of Veterinary Antibiotics
EU - Zoetis has pledged its support for European Antibiotic Awareness Day, an initiative to encourage the prudent use of antibiotics in people and animals....
Poultry Industry News from European Union Responsible Use of Antibiotics is Crucial, Says Farmers Union
EU - On European Antibiotic Awareness Day, Copa-Cogeca highlighted the importance of tackling antimicrobial resistance warning it is a serious concern in the EU and worldwide and underlined its commitment to promoting amongst its members the concept of...
Monday, November 17, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union Alarming Rise of Antibiotic Resistance in Europe
EU - Antibiotic resistance has increased in the past years to the point that now constitutes a serious risk to public health....
Poultry Industry News from European Union Highly Pathogenic Bird Flu Reported in Netherlands, UK
THE NETHERLANDS & UK - Over the weekend, two outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian flu were announced, one each in the Netherlands and East Yorkshire in the UK....
Poultry Industry News from European Union Anger Rises at Loss of EU Scientific Advisor
ANALYSIS - Last week the European Commission president, Jean Claude Juncker decided to abolish the post of chief scientific advisor....
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union Support for Flexibility of EU Countries to Ban GMO Crops
EU - Long-awaited draft plans to allow EU member states to restrict, or ban, the cultivation of crops containing genetically modified organisms on their own territory even if it is allowed at EU level won the support of the Environment Committee on Tuesday...
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union EU Vote on GMO
EU - Should member states be able to overrule the EU when considering the cultivation of genetically modified organisms (GMO) in their territory?...
Wednesday, November 05, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union Promotion of Agricultural Products in the EU
EU - The European Commission has approved 27 programmes to promote agricultural products in the European Union and in third countries. ...
Tuesday, November 04, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union Study Reveals Differences in Animal Welfare Training across Europe
EU - According to a new study, the main differences in farm animal welfare education across Europe seem to be in the reduced number of hours of education, less interactive teaching and fewer courses in English available to students outside the North West...
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union Zoetis: New European Research Centre Specialising in Livestock Disease
EU - A new European research centre, comprising a collaborative network of veterinarians, scientists and technical specialists with a coordinating hub in Edinburgh, Scotland, aims to identify emerging diseases in livestock and companion animals, and enhance...
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union New Director for Agriculture at EU
EU - Christina Borchmann has been appointed as Director of "Audit of agricultural expenditure" in the Directorate-General for Agriculture and Rural Development....
Monday, October 20, 2014
Poultry Industry News from European Union EU Research Turns Food Waste into Feed
EU - Global demand for food is expected to increase by 70 per cent by 2050, while a steep increase in biomass use will also put pressure on agriculture....
 
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