September 4, 2017

Poultry Shipment Ban Lifted by DA

The Department of Agriculture (DA) has lifted the shipment ban of poultry products from within the 7-kilometer radius of the areas affected by bird flu in […]
August 28, 2017

DOH Says Bird Flu Can’t Be Transmitted Through Eating

Despite getting confirmation that the bird flu strain that hit the Philippines is transmissible to humans, Health Secretary Paulyn Jean Ubial said it is still safe […]
June 13, 2017

Chicken Remains Canada’s No. 1 Meat Choice

Canadians each consumed 32.5 kg (per capita) of chicken in 2016, leading to the highest level of chicken consumption in Canada ever. Last year was one […]
May 13, 2017

Medieval Catholics Make Chicken Meat Popular

Christianity’s ban on eating four-legged animals during fasting season may have boosted the stock of chickens as food. Humans started raising chickens some 6,000 years ago, […]
March 29, 2017

Saudi Arabia Bans Brazilian Meat

Saudi Arabia stopped importation of beef and poultry from four companies in Brazil, which is currently mired in food safety scandal. “This measure was taken in […]