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GUMBORO CONTROL: HATCHERY VACCINATION VS. FIELD VACCINATION

Infectious bursal disease virus (IBDV) is a pathogen that can persist in poultry houses and withstand usual disinfectants. Therefore, it represents a permanent threat...

CHINA’S AGRICULTURAL IMPORTS BIG BUT VOLATILE

Despite a global pandemic and a slow start, 2020 was a really good year for U.S. agricultural exports — with a significant increase in...

Reducing antimicrobial use in poultry farming

According to a new European Commission report, the use of antimicrobials can be reduced in the European poultry industry with enhanced education and knowledge...

Chicken Manure for Electricity

While Namibia still imports most of its electricity from South Africa and other countries in southern Africa, a number of new power stations, including...

Namibia ramps up poultry production

With poultry imports into Namibia banned amid bird flu outbreaks in numerous European countries, the country’s largest poultry producer has called on the poultry...

INTRODUCE QUOTA SYSTEM TO BOOST SALE OF LOCAL POULTRY PRODUCTS – POULTRY FARMERS TO...

The Greater Accra Poultry Farmers Association is calling on the government to introduce a quota system that would mandate retailers of poultry products to...

CUTTING IMPORTS WILL HELP POULTRY SECTOR GROW AND CREATE JOBS

As we launch into 2021 amid uncertainty over the Covid-19 pandemic, the SA poultry sector remains a strategic national industry. Chicken has long been...

DA BANS POULTRY IMPORTS FROM PARTS OF IRELAND

THE Department of Agriculture (DA) has imposed a temporary ban on poultry imports from parts of Ireland after Dublin reported outbreaks of the H5N8...

CHICKEN AND EGGS ARE SAFE FOR CONSUMPTION, SAY EXPERTS

Chennai: According to the World Health Organization (WHO) and the UN Food and Agricultural Organization (FAO), chicken and poultry are safe to consume when...

OPPORTUNITIES FOR THE EGG INDUSTRY REMAIN UNTAPPED

Emphasising on healthy living and nutrition among consumers brings a big opportunity for the egg sector, according to young egg industry leaders. Many of...

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