March 15, 2017

Vietnam Halts US Poultry Imports Due to Bird Flu

The Vietnamese government temporarily suspended importation of US poultry and byproducts from the states of Wisconsin and Tennessee because of bird flu outbreaks there. According to […]
March 14, 2017

Singapore Poultry Remains Safe Amidst Bird Flu Outbreak in Malaysia

Singapore’s Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority (AVA) assured the public that poultry and egg products in the country are safe for consumption. AVA’s assurance came in the […]
March 7, 2017

WHO Eases Fears of Human-to-Human Bird Flu Transmission

The World Health Organization (WHO) alleviated fears of sustained human-to-human transmission of H7N9 avian influenza in China, saying that the risk of it happening is low. […]
March 7, 2017

Avian Flu Hits Chicken Breeding Facility in Tennessee

Agriculture officials confirmed the presence of the H7 strain of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) at a commercial chicken breeding facility in Lincoln County, Tennessee. The […]
March 6, 2017

Chicken Heads Featured in New Commercials

Have you noticed that the head of a chicken barely moves? A chicken can hold its head steady even when its body is being moved in […]