November 22, 2016

Bird Flu Hits Danish Duck Farm

The highly contagious poultry disease H5N8 hit a Danish duck farm in north Zealand. Suspicions grew when around one-third of the population of 30 ducks died […]
November 17, 2016

Wise Use of Antibiotics Key to Avoid Resistance

A report from the United Nation’s Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) said that wise use of antibiotics would reduce resistance to these drugs. According to the […]
November 15, 2016

Essential Oils May End Antibiotic Use in Poultry

As the pressure to scrap the use of antibiotics in animal increases, essential oils are seen as a potential replacement. The antibiotics have been added to […]
November 14, 2016

BFREPA Sends Avian Influenza Workbook to Members

The British Free Range Egg Producers Association (BFREPA) sent an avian influenza (AI) contingency planning workbook to its members. This step aims to help producers prepare […]
November 12, 2016

Trump Presidency to Affect Egg and Poultry Industry

Donald Trump’s resounding win over Hillary Clinton to become the 45th president of the United States may create instability to the food market, including the egg […]