Saturday, April 20, 2024
US researchers explore alternatives to antibiotics in poultry feed
As the poultry industry is transitioning towards antibiotic-free production to address market demands and slow down the spread, researchers from Pennsylvania State University (Penn State), US aim to explore alternatives to antibiotics in po ...
Friday, April 19, 2024
Five poultry farms in Hungary hit by bird flu
Hungary has reported an outbreak of the highly pathogenic H5N1 bird flu virus at five poultry farms, the National Food Chain Safety Office said on April 16.
Thursday, April 18, 2024
New emissions calculator empowers Australian egg farmers tackle carbon footprint
Australian egg farmers now have access to an emissions calculator designed to evaluate on-farm carbon emissions and explore reduction strategies, launched by Australian Eggs, a leading research and development organisation for the industry, ...
Thursday, April 18, 2024
Kemin celebrates 20 years of CLOSTAT, probiotic excellence in intestinal health for production animals
Kemin Industries is celebrating two decades of CLOSTAT™, its flagship probiotic product for managing intestinal health in poultry and livestock.
Wednesday, April 17, 2024
Singapore Food Agency visits Sri Lankan poultry processing firms
A delegation from the Singapore Food Agency (SFA), led by Assistant Chief Executive Officer (Operations) Dr Abdul Jalil Abdul Karder, embarked on a visit to Sri Lanka, aimed at exploring the potential of Sri Lankan companies to be approved ...
Wednesday, April 17, 2024
UAE grapples with poultry meat shortage, relies on imports to meet demand
A recent report by the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) highlighted the United Arab Emirates' (UAE) persistent challenge of chicken deficit, necessitating significant imports to fulfil domestic needs, AviNews reported.
Wednesday, April 17, 2024
Major poultry company in South Africa looks to get loans to stabilise business
Daybreak Farms Ltd., a chicken company controlled by Africa's biggest fund manager, plans to seek loans to stabilise operations and fix its balance sheet following years of mismanagement.
Wednesday, April 17, 2024
ADM widens recall of more chicken, swine feed products
Archer-Daniels-Midland (ADM.N) announced on April 11 that its division is expanding a recall to include 17 additional lots of chicken, swine and rabbit feed products due to elevated levels of magnesium, sodium, calcium and/or phosphorus tha ...
Tuesday, April 16, 2024
Philippines lifts ban on poultry imports from Belgium and France
Philippines' Agriculture Secretary Francisco Tiu Laurel Jr has announced the lifting of the ban on poultry product imports from Belgium and France, citing successful containment of avian influenza outbreaks in both countries, The Philippine ...
Tuesday, April 16, 2024
Poultry traders in Lahore, Pakistan, accused of overcharging poultry sellers
Wholesale poultry traders in Lahore, Pakistan, are accused of selling chicken to retailers at exorbitant prices.
Tuesday, April 16, 2024
Hungary to tighten control on agricultural products as EU seeks to renew trade liberalisation with Ukraine
Hungary announced on April 11 that it would tighten controls on the import of the agricultural products, for which it had banned the import of from Ukraine in 2023.
Tuesday, April 16, 2024
EU MEPs agree to suspend import duties, quotas on Ukraine's agricultural goods until June 2025
Members of the European Council (MEPs) and the European Council's presidency agreed on suspending import duties and quotas on Ukrainian agricultural exports to the European Union for another year, until 5 June 2025.
Monday, April 15, 2024
Thailand unveils ambitious plans to catapult agriculture sector globally
Thailand has revealed nine policies aimed at catapulting its agricultural sector into a global hub, with the ambitious goal of tripling farmers' income within four years, The Nation reported.
Monday, April 15, 2024
Maryland, US calls for cattle, poultry owners to boost biosecurity amid bird flu outbreak
In response to a recent human case of H5N1 bird flu detected in Texas, US, the Department of Agriculture in Maryland, US is taking precautionary measures to prevent the spread of the virus into the state, which includes placing restrictions ...
Monday, April 15, 2024
Germany sees decline in per capita meat consumption last year
Germany's per capita meat consumption fell by 430 grams to 51.6 kilogrammes in 2023, according to preliminary data from the country's Federal Agricultural Information Center (BZL).

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