Bird Flu Hits South East Asia
- Fly control made easier by a whole farm approach. Cooper, Olivia // Poultry World;Sep2011, Vol. 165 Issue 9, p35
The article discusses how fly control can be made easier through a whole farm approach. According to the author, poultry units located near residential houses will always be threatened by flies. The author adds that flies affect productivity and host numerous diseases and parasites such as avian...
- GLOBAL ROUND-UP. // Poultry World;Aug2006, Vol. 160 Issue 8, p13
The article offers news briefs on the poultry industry. The second phase of the improvement and expansion of pure-line pedigree farms in the Netherlands has been completed by Dutch broiler breeding company Hybro. The European Commission has decided to extend the deadline on avian influenza...
- Keep staff safe. Lovell, Caroline // Poultry World;Jun2006, Vol. 160 Issue 6, p36
This article reports on the decision of poultry producers, industry representatives and government agencies to publish a practical guide aimed at helping workers protect themselves from avian flu. The key rules to follow are minimize the number of people in contact with the infected poultry, do...
- NEWS. // Poultry World;Jun2006, Vol. 160 Issue 6, p4
This article offers news briefs in the poultry industry. Opposition members of the parliaments are trying to overturn new legislation that would allow millions of chickens to be suffocated as a means of containing an outbreak of avian flu. The planning committee of the Scottish Border Council...
- Critical Challenges to Small-scale Rural Business Firms: A Case Study of Poultry Farm Enterprise in Ido LGA, Oyo State. Onu, M. E.; Ekine, D. I. // Asia-Pacific Journal of Rural Development;2009, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p143
This study examined critical challenges of small-scale poultry enterprise in Ido local government area of Oyo State. The primary data used for the analysis was generated through the use of personal interview, structured questionnaire and farm enterprises records. A random sampling technique was...
- EU poultry still being affected by avian flu. White, Kevin // Grocer;6/6/2015, Vol. 238 Issue 8208, p20
The article reports that the poultry market of the European Union (EU) is still experiencing the effects of the avian flu outbreaks of 2014.
- Global business outlook is positive as profits surge. // Poultry World;Oct2015, Vol. 170 Issue 10, p23
The article reports that there is positive outlook for the global poultry industry. The worsening economic situation in Asia and Latin America beneficial for the poultry industry as consumers in in Brazil, Thailand, India and Russia trade down to poultry meat. Avian influenza (AI) is a major...
- AVIAN FLU HURTS POULTRY SECTOR. // Food Manufacture;Jul2003, Vol. 78 Issue 7, p22
Reports on the effects of the avian influenza, a severe type of bird flu, on the poultry sector, as of July 2003.
- Bird flu, consumer pressure and caged hens. Davies, Jake // Poultry World;10/7/2016, Issue 10, p1
The article offers developments in the poultry industry across the world in September 2016 including bird flu in Alaska, lifting of bird flu restrictions by France, and plan of Compass Group to phase out eggs from caged hens by 2025.