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Tuesday, November 25, 2014
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom UK Government Updates Guidance on Bird Flu Biosecurity
UK - Following the outbreak of H5N8 highly pathogenic avian influenza at a farm in Yorkshire last week, the agriculture department has updated its advice on biosecurity, particularly regarding contact with wild birds....
Monday, November 24, 2014
Poultry Industry News from United States Turkey Genome Map Approaches Completion
US - The turkey genome sequencing project is providing an important tool for the poultry industry and basic research....
Saturday, November 22, 2014
Poultry Industry News from Netherlands Bird Flu Spreads in Dutch Poultry
THE NETHERLANDS - Two further outbreaks of avian influenza have been reported in Dutch poultry in new provinces across the country and two further poultry flocks have been culled as a precaution against further spread of the virus. The government has...
Thursday, November 20, 2014
Poultry Industry News from Global Weekly Overview: New Bird Flu Virus Spreads to Europe
GLOBAL - A new subtype of highly pathogenic avian flu virus has hit Europe for the first time, with an outbreak in Germany in the first week of November followed by a further two in the Netherlands and the UK over last weekend. The risks to human health...
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 Global Antimicrobials: Usage Falling, Resistance Rising
GLOBAL – Antimicrobial usage is falling in Europe but bacterial resistance to antibiotics is increasing at an alarming rate....
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom Yorkshire Bird Flu Outbreak Prompts Calls for Vigilance on Poultry Farms
UK - Further details on the outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in East Yorkshire have been emerging since the first announcement yesterday, 17 November....
Monday, November 17, 2014
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....
Thursday, November 13, 2014
Poultry Industry News from Global Weekly Overview: Trade Show Offers Opportunity to Explore Global Concerns in Farming
GLOBAL - There was a growing presence of international exhibitors and visitors at the EuroTier trade show in Hanover, Germany, this week. Although some exhibitors from the poultry sector were absent this time, a poultry conference was arranged, which...
Poultry Industry News from Germany EUROTIER: Seeking Solutions to Antibiotic Resistance
GERMANY - At an event at EuroTier 2014 in Hanover, the President of the German veterinarians' association offered his views on possible solutions to the issue of antibiotic resistance....
Wednesday, November 12, 2014
Poultry Industry News from Germany EUROTIER: Global Concerns for a Growing International Farming Sector
GERMANY - Almost half the exhibitors at this year’s EuroTier, which opened this week in Hanover, Germany, come from outside of the country....
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Poultry Industry News from Germany EUROTIER: Poultry Event Explores Different Approaches to Welfare
GERMANY - Gerhard Wagner [pictured], President of the European Poultry Club opened the International Poultry Conference prior to the EuroTier show in Hanover yesterday, saying that "animal welfare" is understood in many difference ways across the world....
Friday, November 07, 2014
Poultry Industry News from Germany New Strain of Avian Influenza Detected in German Poultry
GERMANY - With a new outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza confirmed at a turkey farm in northern Germany, a whole range of measures have been introduced to control the spread of the virus....
Poultry Industry News from United States US Approves First Chinese Plants to Export Poultry Meat
US - Concerns have been raised in the US over possible food safety risks following an announcement earlier this week that the American authorities have named the first Chinese poultry plants that can export US-reared chicken back to the country after...
Thursday, November 06, 2014
Poultry Industry News from Global Weekly Overview: Poultry Welfare: Bringing Together Theory and Practice
GLOBAL - The news this week on poultry welfare includes a new study on the causes and prevention of feather pecking and a study on welfare teaching across the EU. Australian free-range poultry farmers are being given the opportunity to steer future research...
Poultry Industry News from Netherlands Research into the Prevention of Severe Feather Pecking
THE NETHERLANDS - Wageningen University is looking into what farmers can do to prevent Severe Feather Pecking (SFP) in laying hens when beak-trimming is banned....
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...
Monday, November 03, 2014
Poultry Industry News from Ukraine What Challenges Face Ukraine?
ANALYSIS - The trouble-torn country of Ukraine is facing more challenges than the political unrest that is being seen on televisions and in news reports around the world, writes Chris Harris....
Thursday, October 30, 2014
Poultry Industry News from Global Weekly Overview: A Perfect Storm Ahead for Avian Flu?
GLOBAL - With the start of November just ahead, those of us in the northern hemisphere are preparing for winter and it could be that we should also be making arrangements for a powerful flu season....
Friday, October 24, 2014
Poultry Industry News from India Indian Feed Association Acts as Platform to Resolve Livestock Issues
INDIA - The Compound Feed Manufacturers Association (CLFMA) of India which plays a very important role in Indian feed market has got a new chairman. 5m Publishing spoke to Amit Saraogi (pictured), new chairman about his priorities and challenges facing...
Thursday, October 23, 2014
Poultry Industry News from Global Weekly Overview: Everyone is Talking about Sustainability
GLOBAL - The theme of the week in the poultry world seems to have been sustainability, particularly its environmental aspects....
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
Poultry Industry News from Global Russia Most Active in WTO over Animal Health and Food Safety
ANALYSIS - In just over two years since joining the World Trade Organization in August 2012, Russia has become one of the most active members of the body dealing food safety and animal health issues – the Sanitary and Phytosanitary Committee....
Tuesday, October 21, 2014
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom New Tool Aims to Cut Environmental Impacts of UK Turkey Industry
UK - At an event in London yesterday, 20 October, a new tool to assess the environmental impacts of turkey production was unveiled, paving the way for future reductions, reports Jackie Linden. ...
 
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