December 22, 2016

More Bird Flu Outbreaks Reported in Europe

Multiple new outbreaks of the dreaded bird flu were reported in different countries around Europe, including the first case of the disease in the United Kingdom. […]
December 21, 2016

No More Oily Fingers in KFC Japan

KFC is famous for its finger-lickin’ good slogan, which makes sense because the company’s chickens are deliciously oily and juicy. Well, KFC Japan offers a solution […]
December 19, 2016

Dealing with Chicken Pox for Chickens

Chicken Pox is widely known as a human disease caused by varicella zoster virus. The disease results in characteristic skin rash that forms small, itchy blisters. […]
December 18, 2016

Brazil Issues Advisory to Avoid Bird Flu

Although Brazil is free of bird flu, the country’s Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply (MAPA) issued a health advisory in an effort to avoid […]
December 16, 2016

99 Percent of US Farms Still Family Owned

According to the report “America’s Diverse Family Farms 2016” released by the USDA Economic Research Service, almost all farming operations in the United States are still […]