Saturday, December 3, 2022
More than 37,000 poultry culled in Peru due to bird flu
Peru's national health agency SENASA said they have culled over 37,000 poultry on a chicken farm in Huacho, north of Lima, after bird flu was detected there, reported.
Thursday, December 1, 2022
More than 50.5 million birds culled in the US so far due to bird flu
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) said more than 50.5 million birds in US poultry farms have been culled due to bird flu outbreaks in the country, as the virus has spread among flocks in over 40 states, Merco Press reported.
Thursday, December 1, 2022
Bird flu detected at poultry farm in Ecuador
Ecuador's Agriculture and Livestock Ministry has confirmed an outbreak of bird flu at a poultry farm in the Andean province of Cotopaxi, Merco Press reported.
Tuesday, November 29, 2022
Upcoming housing order in Wales, UK, to protect poultry from bird flu during winter
Wales, the United Kingdom, will introduce a mandatory housing order for all poultry and captive birds in a bid to tackle what it described as "heightened risk" of bird flu over the winter months.
Monday, November 28, 2022
Additional 1.8 million chickens to be culled in Nebraska state, US due to bird flu
Agriculture officials from Nebraska state, US said a further 1.8 million chickens will be culled after bird flu was detected on a farm, as the virus outbreak has resulted in more than 50 million birds slaughtered throughout the country, ABC ...
Friday, November 25, 2022
Canada and Ontario governments invest in biosecurity measures to stop spread of bird flu
Up to CAD 1.5 million (~US$ XXX; CAD 1 = US$) will be invested by the governments of Canada and Ontario state, through the Canadian Agricultural Partnership, to support eligible non-supply-managed poultry operations and related agri-busines ...
Tuesday, November 22, 2022
Iran to boost poultry exports following bird flu spread in the region
Mohammad Aghamiri, Iran's Deputy Agriculture Minister and head of the Iran Veterinary Organization (IVO) said poultry exports from the country is expected to increase following the spread of highly pathogenic H5N1 bird flu the region, Press ...
Monday, November 21, 2022
Libya's animal health center warns spread of bird flu strain across northern Mediterranean
Libya's National Centre for Animal Health warned that a strain of the highly pathogenic avian influenza, commonly known as the bird flu virus, is spreading rapidly across the northern Mediterranean.
Monday, November 14, 2022
France orders poultry farms to keep birds indoors following spread of bird flu
The French Ministry of Agriculture and Food has ordered poultry farms to keep their birds indoors to stop the spread of highly pathogenic bird flu in the country, The Business Times reported.
Tuesday, November 1, 2022
Scotland will not implement housing order amid bird flu outbreak in England
Sheila Voas, Scotland's chief veterinarian, said the country will not implement a housing order to keep all poultry and captive birds indoors as the evidence in Scotland does not currently justify a housing order, BBC News reported.
Tuesday, November 1, 2022
Bird flu detected at Iowa, US commercial egg farm with 1 million chickens
Agriculture officials from Iowa state, US has confirmed a bird flu outbreak has been detected at a commercial egg farm in the state with about 1.1 million chickens, the first commercial farm case since April this year when a turkey farm was ...
Monday, October 31, 2022
UK government announces new measures to support poultry sector affected by bird flu
The UK Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs (Defra) has announced new support measures for the poultry industry to assist farmers and producers affected by bird flu, with 200 cases of the virus confirmed over the past 12 months, ...
Tuesday, October 25, 2022
UK poultry company urges for bird flu vaccinations
Traditional Norfolk Poultry, a poultry firm that has lost 100,000 birds to bird flu, has urged for vaccinations to be rolled out to stop the spread of the outbreak, BBC News reported.
Friday, October 21, 2022
Another 300,000 chickens culled in the Netherlands due to bird flu
The Dutch government is set to cull another 300,000 chickens after a highly infectious strain of bird flu was detected at a farm south of the country, Channel News Asia reported.
Thursday, October 20, 2022
Near-record number of US poultry killed due to bird flu
A near-record number of US chicken and turkey have been killed due to bird flu outbreaks across the country, as a different variant of the virus has infected more wild birds that spread the virus, Reuters reported.

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