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15 February 2019
Poultry Industry News from United States IPPE: Data is the future of poultry
USA - The Poultry Site had boots on the ground at IPPE 2019 to bring you the latest insight from the biggest poultry event of the year...
13 February 2019
Poultry Industry News from United States IPPE Insights: MSD Animal Health and Rapid Genomics sign agreement on vaccine verification
MSD Animal Health announced a collaboration agreement with Rapid Genomics which grants the company exclusive rights to Rapid Genomics’ vaccination verification tool, Viral Flex-Seq®. The collaboration was announced at the 2019 International Production...
11 February 2019
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom Mind Your Head campaign helping farmers through tough times
The Farm Safety Foundation is highlighting the importance of farmers looking after their mental health in the second Mind Your Head week which takes place from 11-15 February 2019...
08 February 2019
Poultry Industry News from Brazil Shares of Brazil's BRF dive as cash-raising effort falls short
BRAZIL (Reuters) - Brazilian food processor BRF SA on Thursday fell short of raising 5 billion reais at the end of an asset sale program, causing shares of the world's largest chicken exporter to drop by almost 5 percent....
07 February 2019
Poultry Industry News from Brazil Brazilian chicken exporter BRF sells units to Tyson, postpones debt reduction
BRAZIL (Reuters) - Brazilian food processor BRF SA has agreed to sell its units in Europe and Thailand to Tyson Foods, valuing them at $340 million, but postponed a debt reduction, according to a securities filing on Thursday....
05 February 2019
Poultry Industry News from European Union EU agrees no-deal Brexit compensation for Irish farmers
EU (Reuters) - The European Commission has agreed to compensate Irish farmers for a collapse in beef and dairy prices in the event of a no-deal Brexit, the Irish edition of the Sunday Times newspaper said, quoting Irish government and EU sources...
04 February 2019
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom Review of pig and poultry permits coming
UK - The Environment Agency will be contacting permitted pig and poultry farms in February via letter to inform operators that their permit is due to be reviewed and updated...
01 February 2019
Poultry Industry News from Brazil Brazil to restart high-level talks with China, could boost farm trade
BRAZIL (Reuters) - Brazil and China are expected to hold their first high-level political and economic talks since 2015 later this year, Brazil's agriculture trade secretary told Reuters on Thursday, in a move likely to boost farm trade between the two...
30 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom UK supermarkets preparing for a hard Brexit: Stockpiling not viable
UK - Supermarkets and food chains issue warning that Brexit could seriously disrupt food supplies...
29 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom Hens that heal: Roslin institute genetically modifies chickens to lay eggs with human proteins
UK - Chickens that are genetically modified to produce human proteins in their eggs can offer a cost-effective method of producing drugs...
28 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom Disastrous impacts of leaving EU, customs union and single market already being felt says FUW
UK - Speaking at the Farmers' Union of Wales (FUW) twentieth annual farmhouse breakfast at the Welsh Assembly, FUW President Glyn Roberts has warned that the disastrous impacts of leaving the EU, the customs union and single market on 29 March are already...
25 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from United States Out now: Poultry Digital Magazine, special IPPE global markets edition
GLOBAL - The global poultry industry surges forward - see where its headed in 2019 with the new issue of Poultry Digital Magazine...
24 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from Brazil Brazilian poultry firm BRF aims to restore Saudi exports in three months
BRAZIL (Reuters) - Brazilian poultry processor BRF said on 23 January it expected to restore chicken exports to Saudi Arabia to previous levels in three months after one of its plants lost its certification to export to the Middle Eastern country...
23 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom Shoots urged to pay more attention to release pen locations, says new GWCT study
UK - Advisors from the Game and Wildlife Conservation Trust (GWCT) are urging shoots to pay more attention to release pen locations and limit pheasant releasing density to reduce negative impacts on woodland flora...
22 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom Scientists make gene-edited chickens in bid to halt next pandemic
UK (Reuters) - British scientists are developing gene-edited chickens designed to be totally resistant to flu in a new approach to trying to stop the next deadly human pandemic...
21 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from Global Smart solutions for future farming gain support at the Global Forum for Food and Agriculture
GLOBAL - Agriculture Ministers support the OIE in upgrading animal data systems for improved animal disease management...
19 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from United States Hazardous meat and poultry recalls nearly double, according to new report from US PIRG
USA - Increasing food recalls show flaws in current food safety system...
18 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from United States US, China may resume chicken trade
USA (Reuters) - Tensions may be subsiding between China and the US as indicated by a recent report suggesting that poultry trade may resume between the two nations...
17 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom BFREPA finds gross imbalance in egg supply contracts
The British Free Range Egg Producers Association is seeking to reform supply contracts between farmers and packers after lawyers found terms of agreements are grossly imbalanced in favour of buyers...
16 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from Thailand Thai top court orders compensation for Myanmar chicken farm workers in landmark case
THAILAND (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Thailand's highest court on 15 January ordered compensation be paid to 14 migrant workers from Myanmar whose accusations against a chicken farm of abuses sparked a landmark legal case for migrant labourers...
14 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom Government to help farmers tackle air pollution
UK - The government has launched an ambitious new strategy to clean up our air - which includes a commitment to support farmers’ efforts to tackle air pollution...
12 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom New book from Dr Mark Fisher provides a fascinating insight into the history of animal welfare
GLOBAL - 5m Books have published "Animal Welfare Science, Husbandry and Ethics" by animal welfare expert Mark Fisher, which introduces the complex subject of the human-animal relationship in farming systems...
11 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from Saudi Arabia King Salman unveils major Sustainable Agricultural Rural Development Programme
SAUDI ARABIA - King Salman bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia has inaugurated the Sustainable Agricultural Rural Development Programme 2018-2025, supporting the Kingdom’s food security initiative...
10 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom UK chicken could face high EU tariffs: MPs urged to take action to avoid no-deal Brexit
UK - Four UK farming unions, the NFU, NFU Cymru, NFU Scotland and Ulster Farmer's Union, have today urged MPs to take all the necessary steps for the UK to avoid a no-deal Brexit, which could see catastrophic impacts for the nation’s food and farming...
09 January 2019
Poultry Industry News from United States USDA confirms virulent Newcastle disease in a second commercial chicken flock in California
USA - The United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) confirmed virulent Newcastle disease in a second commercial poultry flock in California. The latest case is in a commercial layer flock in...
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