January 25, 2017

Culling: Sacrificing a Few for Good of Many

Culling chickens doesn’t only happen in bird flu-affected farms. It is a normal occurrence in backyard flocks, albeit in a much smaller scale. For the uninitiated, […]
January 24, 2017

Bird Flu Affects Poultry Business in India

The recent outbreaks of bird flu affected the poultry business in Odisha, India as people avoid eating chickens and eggs. Sales of poultry products in the […]
January 23, 2017

Avian Flu Threatens Millions of Domestic Poultry in Uganda

The World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) reported that an H5 type of avian influenza was detected in Uganda, posing a threat to millions of domestic […]
January 23, 2017

Qualified Veterinarian Named US Agriculture Secretary

Sonny Perdue, former governor of broiler hotbed Georgia, is the new secretary of agriculture in the United States. Georgia is the top broiler-producing state in the […]
January 22, 2017

Australia Exports Eggs to South Korea

  Australian Egg Corporation Limited has announced the exportation of Australian eggs to bird flu-plagued South Korea. A new export agreement to allow Australian eggs to […]