THOUSANDS of ducks on a Costa Brava farm will have to be put to sleep now Spain's first outbreak of bird 'flu in the open air has been de
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There has been an outbreak of bird flu at a farm in Northumberland.
A 48-year-old Egyptian man has died from the H5N1 strain of bird flu, the Health Ministry said on Saturday, the first victim of the virus this year
Mahmood Soroush, the head of the ministry’s Center for Communicable Disease Control, told Iran’s IRNA news agency on Saturday that the avian flu, m
POKHARA: A duck at local Mina Pariyar’s farm in Khalte, Pokhara-17 died all of a sudden on February 17.
The Acting President, Prof.
Strains of the influenza virus similar to the ones that decimated Midwestern turkey and egg production in 2014 and 2015 are now wreaking havoc in p
(Natural News) Avian influenza, or bird flu as its commonly known, is a viral infection that was restricted to birds, particularly chickens, until
BEIJING With many poultry markets closed in the wake of China's worst-ever bird flu outbreak, local egg producers are being forced to shell ou
The government’s chief vet has confirmed new “targeted measures” will be introduced after February 28 to halt the spread of bird flu.
H5N8 avian flu has been confirmed in a small flock of chickens at a farm near Haltwhistle, Northumberland.
The Acting President, Yemi Osinbajo, has directed the Ministry of Agriculture to liaise with the Ministry of Finance on how to settle the N1.7bn ou
The H5N8 avian flu was found in the flock at a farm near Haltwhistle, Northumberland, prompting a 3km Protection Zone and a 10km Surveillance Zone
Defra has confirmed a further case of H5N8 avian flu in a small flock of chickens at a farm near Haltwhistle in Northumberland.
Bird flu has been confirmed among a small flock of chickens at a Northumberland farm.
BEIJING--China's Premier Li Keqiang urged local authorities to shut down live poultry markets in places affected by the H7N9 bird flu virus, w
BEIJING — Attempts by Chinese authorities to curb the H7N9 bird flu virus in live poultry markets came too late, with officials failing to take pre
Catalonia public health official Joan Guix sought to ease public fears of a bird flu that led to a decision to cull 17,000 Spanish ducks, saying th
A picture taken on February 22, 2017 in Bourriot-Bergonce, western France, shows ducks confined at a farm located some 10 kilometers away from the
The region has become accustomed to news of sporadic outbreaks or isolated cases of bird flu, spread by wild birds to poultry and communicable to h
The poultry markets in China to see an immediate downfall.
SPAIN REPORTS OUTBREAK OF HIGHLY CONTAGIOUS H5N8 BIRD FLU VIRUS IN NORTHEASTERN FARM © Thomson Reuters 2017 All rights reserved
Four years ago, a bird flu outbreak in China killed at least three dozen people, triggered mass poultry culling, put masks on millions of Chinese f
Animal health officials have detected four new cases of bird flu in Vietnam over the last two days bringing the total number in the latest outbreak
BEIJING China's Prime Minister urged local authorities to shut down live poultry markets in places affected by the H7N9 bird flu virus which k
January broiler numbers plunged 4.38%. Broiler inventories have fallen approximately 9% since peaking in July 2016.
China reported this week the nation is assessing a new strain of avian influenza, H7N9, which officials report has evolved into a more severe form
The cat’s back in the shelter.
The 40% of egg production in Ireland which is free range remains under threat of losing this status, due to the prolonged housing of poultry for pr
France's agriculture ministry has ordered all remaining 600,000 ducks in a key poultry-producing region slaughtered to try to stem a growing o
GENEVA/BEIJING (Reuters) - China is working to assess the prevalence of a new strain of H7N9 bird flu, state radio reported on Wednesday, after glo
GENEVA/BEIJING China is working to assess the prevalence of a new strain of H7N9 bird flu, state radio reported on Wednesday, after global health a
France will cull an additional 600,000 ducks as part of an effort to prevent the spread of the H5N8 bird flu virus.
Burundi has suspended the importation of poultry from Uganda following reports of the country being hit by Bird Flu, the government said on Tuesday
France is to cull a further 360,000 ducks as part of efforts to prevent the spread of the H5N8 bird flu virus.
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SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korea has confirmed an outbreak of the highly contagious H5N8 bird flu virus at a duck farm in a southwestern county, its f
BEIJING • The H7N9 bird flu has mutated to a new strain in south China, which has proven to be more dangerous to poultry but poses no new threat to
China has discovered a new mutation of the H7N9 bird flu virus, which is being considered the deadliest till now, a media report said on Tuesday.
(Changes first two paragraphs after farm minister corrects scope of the culling measure) By Claude Canellas BORDEAUX, France, Feb 21 (Reuters) - Fr
In the nation's first case of H7N9 avian influenza, diagnosed in a 69-year-old Taiwanese man who returned from China with flu symptoms late la
(This version of the story has been refiled to change first two paragraphs after farm minister corrects scope of the culling measure) France will c
The foie gras industry is hit hard by the country's latest defense against the spread of the highly pathogenic H5N8 virus.
Reports came in early Tuesday morning that France will kill about 600,000 ducks in effort to prevent a bird flu outbreak.
All the remaining ducks in Landes, a key foie gras-producing region, will be killed to stop the spread of the H5N8 virus, said France’s Agriculture
Analysis of virus samples from Taiwan and China suggested that H7N9 has gone through mutations that include resistance to antiviral class of drugs
The French Nation to Slaughter Ducks in Massive Quantities to Prevent Bird Flu The French as a nation are to slaughter ducks in massive quantities
The ‘free range’ status of eggs and poultry meat is at risk due to the compulsory housing order in place to protect against the spread of bird flu.