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05 February 2015
Poultry Industry News from Taiwan Taiwan Reports 159 Avian Flu Outbreaks on Farms, Abattoirs
TAIWAN - The two latest reports indicate a total of 159 outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza in the last couple of weeks. More than 885,000 poultry - mostly geese but also some native chicken and ducks - have been affected by the H5N2 and/or...
Poultry Industry News from Bulgaria Bulgaria Reports First Avian Flu Outbreak in Domestic Poultry
BULGARIA - The first outbreak of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza has been reported in domestic poultry - in the same region as the dead wild bird last month. ...
04 February 2015
Poultry Industry News from Global What Role do Retailers Play in Reducing the Use of Antibiotics on Farms?
ANALYSIS - More resistant bacteria means more pressure on producers, veterinarians, and, as consumer awareness grows, retailers....
Poultry Industry News from United States Could Genetically Engineered Animals Ease World Hunger?
US - Genetically engineered food animals could provide a sustainable means to feed a fast-growing world population, yet regulatory hurdles keep such animals off the market, according to an award-winning scientist....
Poultry Industry News from Belarus Belarus Restricts Bulgarian Imports Citing Bird Flu Fears
BELARUS - The Belarusian authorities have put a temporary restriction on the import of poultry and poultry products from Bulgaria, after the avian influenza virus was detected there....
Poultry Industry News from United States Poultry Science Foundation Approves Guidelines for Undergraduate Programme
US - The Poultry Science Foundation has approved guidelines for the first funded undergraduate internship programme named in honour of Dr Andrew F. Giesen, III....
Poultry Industry News from European Union Analysis of Antimicrobial Data Confirms Human-Animal Link
EU - The use of some antimicrobials in animals and humans will lead to resistance to these antimicrobials in bacteria from animals and humans....
Poultry Industry News from Kazakhstan Cheap Imports Blamed for Woes of Kazakhstan's Poultry Sector
KAZAKHSTAN - Currency conditions have encouraged poultry imports from the country's neighbours, leading to oversupply in the markets and low prices for Kazakh producers, forcing some of them out of business, according to the industry association....
Poultry Industry News from United States Honour for Rosales of Aviagen
US - Aviagen’s Dr Gregorio Rosales has been honoured by the US Poultry & Egg Association for ‘sustained and exemplary service’....
Poultry Industry News from Poland Wild Birds Act as Reservoir for Foodborne Salmonella
POLAND - In a study looking at the prevalence and characteristics of Salmonella in wild birds, researchers found many similarities with those that are monitored in the EU because of foodborne disease associated with poultry....
Poultry Industry News from United States CME: When Will Relative Meat Prices Return to Normal?
US - Real GDP growth showed significantly on a quarter-to-quarter basis in the fourth quarter (Q4) of 2014, write Steve Meyer and Len Steiner. ...
Poultry Industry News from Global Agreements Finalised Between Turkey Genetics Companies
CANADA & US - Under an agreement with Ag Forte, Hybrid Turkeys of Canada is to begin selling commercial poults in the US and a third grandparent location will be added to its breeding activities....
Poultry Industry News from United States Avian Flu in Two Mixed Poultry Flocks in Washington State
US - Two quarantine areas have been set in Okanogan County, Washington, to control poultry movements following detection of the avian influenza virus in two mixed poultry flocks in recent days. The H5N2 variant of highly pathogenic avian flu virus has...
Poultry Industry News from Viet Nam Viet Nam Reports New Outbreak of Avian Flu
VIET NAM - One new outbreak of H5 highly pathogenic avian influenza has been reported in a village poultry flock in the far south of the country....
03 February 2015
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom Low-pathogenic Avian Flu Virus Detected in Southern England
UK - The detection of a low-severity avian flu virus at a chicken farm in the county of Hampshire has prompted calls for increased awareness and biosecurity by the country's poultry farmers. The H7N7 variant is thought to be involved....
Poultry Industry News from Mexico Poultry, Product Restrictions in Mexico Due to Bird Flu
MEXICO - Mexico has imposed a ban on all poultry and poultry products originating in the US state of California, including egg products, hatching eggs, and baby chicks, following an earlier outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) H5N8....
Poultry Industry News from Brazil Brazil Seeking More Agriculture Trade with China
BRAZIL - The Chinese market is vital to the growth of Brazil's agricultural sector, and the country plans to focus on expanding exports to the world's second-biggest economy, newly elected Brazilian Agriculture Minister Katia Abreu said....
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom Decline Predicted in Profitability of UK Farming
UK - Defra’s latest Farm Business Income forecasts predict a decline in the profitability of farming across the majority of farming sectors and serve as a warning as to how much agriculture is susceptible to increased volatility, said the National Farmers...
Poultry Industry News from Italy New Sales Manager at Termotecnica Pericoli
ITALY - Termotecnica Pericoli Srl appointed Fabrizio Sappa as Sales Manager, with effect from 1 January 2015. ...
Poultry Industry News from United States US Farmers Say Agriculture Has Done Its Part to Reduce Deficit
US - National Farmers Union (NFU) President Roger Johnson has commended President Obama’s 2015 Budget Proposal, noting its crucial investments for family farmers, ranchers, and rural America....
Poultry Industry News from Israel Israel Reports Four New Avian Flu Outbreaks
ISRAEL - A total of 87,000 domestic poultry have been affected in four new outbreaks of H5N1 bird flu in Hamerkaz. ...
Poultry Industry News from Taiwan More Than Half Taiwan's Geese Lost to Avian Flu
TAIWAN - Highly pathogenic avian influenza of several different variants has affected 674 poultry farms in Taiwan so far....
Poultry Industry News from Nigeria Avian Flu Hits 18 Nigerian States
NIGERIA - As the avian influenza virus is detected in poultry in 18 states, a nationwide control plan is being prepared. ...
02 February 2015
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom Benchmark Holdings to Acquire Improve International Limited
UK - Benchmark Holdings Plc has acquired the entire issued share capital of Improve International limited, the Swindon-based veterinary continuing professional development provider. ...
Poultry Industry News from United Kingdom Animal Welfare at Slaughter Improves in UK
UK - Animal welfare in slaughterhouses in the UK is improving, according to a recently published survey, which reveals that 96 per cent of slaughterhouses complied fully with the regulations on welfare of the animals....
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