Wednesday, March 22, 2023
Northern Ireland cattle farmers warned of TB testing restrictions
Northern Ireland's Department of Agriculture (DAERA) has announced that there will be restrictions on bovine tuberculosis (TB) testing for a three-week period starting on May 29, 2023 and ending on June 19, FarmingUK reported.
Wednesday, March 22, 2023
Cargill: USAID-funded project recognises organisations for adopting antimicrobial use stewardship principles
Cargill and the International Poultry Council have announced eight private-sector organisations that recognised the importance of responsible antimicrobial use and are endorsing the council's antimicrobial use stewardship principles.
Wednesday, March 22, 2023
Alltech publishes white paper comparing selenium sources by form, source and function
Backed by more than 40 years of scientific research, Alltech is dedicated to providing solutions and products that contribute to the success of the global animal health industry.
Tuesday, March 21, 2023
Montana, US sets up fund to support ranchers facing livestock losses due to diseases
Ranchers in Montana, the United States, will now have a state-level fund to support livestock losses to certain diseases.
Monday, March 20, 2023
Chile detects first bird flu case in industrial setting, 40,000 poultry culled
Chile has detected its first bird flu case in an industrial setting, at a plant belonging to meat producer Agrosuper in Rancagua, central Chile, resulting in 40,000 poultry culled and the government suspending avian product exports for 28 d ...
Monday, March 20, 2023
Finland mulls establishing fund for farmers affected by salmonella
Authorities in Finland are considering setting up a state salmonella fund to help farmers.
Monday, March 20, 2023
Pork producers in China downplay potential impact of fresh ASF infections on output
China's hog production capacity and prices remain stable and resilient with no particular impact from African swine fever (ASF), thanks to ramped up efforts already in place to secure safe manufacturing and supply, major pork producers and ...
Friday, March 17, 2023
Taiwan confirms bird flu outbreak at Pintung County
13,328 birds at a poultry farm in Pingtung County, Taiwan were culled after it was confirmed that the birds were infected with H5N1 avian influenza, Taiwan News reported.
Friday, March 17, 2023
Roslin: Multi-species study aids understanding of bird flu
Investigations of how various bird species respond to avian flu have enabled insights into the disease, said the Roslin Institute said.
Friday, March 17, 2023
British Columbia, Canada farmers to get fund support for protection against livestock diseases
A new $5 million fund announced on March 16 in Chilliwack, British Columbia, Canada, will help BC farmers protect their poultry and livestock from animal diseases like avian influenza, swine fever and foot-and-mouth disease.
Thursday, March 16, 2023
New project aims to explore drivers of livestock diseases in Southeast Asia
A new project funded by the Australian Centre for International Agricultural Research (ACIAR) and International Development Research Centre aims to explore the socio-economic drivers of diseases in livestock in the Philippines, Indonesia, a ...
Thursday, March 16, 2023
China's hog output faces potential drop with fresh ASF outbreaks
A surge in African swine fever infections in China is set to reduce hog output later in 2023, farm managers and analysts said.
Thursday, March 16, 2023
Seminar held in Punjab, India, to address livestock disease issues
In a significant step to assist Indian states in controlling animal diseases under the Assistance to States for Control of Animal Diseases (ASCAD) scheme — and increase the share of animal husbandry in Punjab GDP, India — a stat ...
Wednesday, March 15, 2023
Germany confirms eighth outbreak of African swine fever
Germany has confirmed its eight outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) this year on a farm in Brandenburg state, the European Food Agency reported.
Wednesday, March 15, 2023
ASF reported in Cebu, Philippines barangays in Carcar City
Three barangays in Carcar City, Cebu, the Philippines had cases of African swine fever (ASF), prompting authorities to place these areas under a state of calamity.

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