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France bans foie gras for three months over bird flu scare – The Independent


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France bans foie gras for three months over bird flu scare
The Independent
Producers of foie gras have said they will lose millions of euros as France introduces a three-month ban on production. The measure, which has been prompted by a bird flu scare, means breeders in 18 départments in south west France will not be allowed
France imposes three-month ban on making foie grasThe Local.fr

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Posted on 2 May 2016 | 9:39 pm

Bird flu quarantine lifted at last of 10 Indiana farms – nwitimes.com


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Bird flu quarantine lifted at last of 10 Indiana farms
nwitimes.com
INDIANAPOLIS — The last remaining quarantine imposed last winter on southwestern Indiana poultry farms swept by a bird flu outbreak has been lifted, a step officials hope prompts nations that banned poultry imports from the state or entire U.S. to end
Bird Flu Quarantine Lifted in Dubois Co.Tristatehomepage.com
Quarantine lifted; avian flu outbreak officially endsThe Herald

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Posted on 2 May 2016 | 8:23 pm

Quarantine lifted on last Indiana farm affected by bird flu outbreak – WDRB


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Quarantine lifted on last Indiana farm affected by bird flu outbreak
WDRB
(WDRB) — Indiana health officials have lifted a quarantine on the last of 10 poultry farms where a bird flu outbreak was found in January. The quarantine at the Dubois County farm ended Sunday when it was declared virus-free. The farm composted the …

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Posted on 2 May 2016 | 8:06 pm

Bird flu scare takes bite out of NH Foods’ profit – Nikkei Asian Review


Bird flu scare takes bite out of NH Foods' profit
Nikkei Asian Review
But Ege-Tav ran into export restrictions following an outbreak of bird flu. The Turkish market for chicken also has suffered, while a falling lira raised the cost of imported feed. NH Foods booked 6.1 billion yen in charges owing to the unit's troubles

Posted on 2 May 2016 | 5:29 pm

Azerbaijan starts next bird flu monitoring – Azerbaijan Business Center


Azerbaijan starts next bird flu monitoring
Azerbaijan Business Center
Baku, Fineko/abc.az. The State Veterinary Service of the Ministry of Agriculture of Azerbaijan begins today the next monitoring on the detection of "bird flu" virus. The SVS informs that the monitoring starts today because of migratory birds and

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Posted on 2 May 2016 | 1:51 pm

Veterinary Service calls for collaboration to fight bird flu – GhanaWeb


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Veterinary Service calls for collaboration to fight bird flu
GhanaWeb
Dr Polkuu, who is with the Epidemiology Unit of the VSD, said any country that continued to record bird flu among its poultry population risked being banned by the World Health Organisation and Food and Agriculture Organisation from exporting poultry …

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Posted on 1 May 2016 | 11:27 am

You’ll Be Paying Less For Eggs As Farms Recover From Bird Flu – KCUR


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You'll Be Paying Less For Eggs As Farms Recover From Bird Flu
KCUR
You're about to start paying less for eggs at the grocery store because egg farms are recovering from last year's bird flu outbreak a bit faster than expected. The major disease outbreak took the lives of nearly 50 million chickens and turkeys last

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Posted on 29 April 2016 | 10:24 pm

‘Inaccurate rumours’ of bird flu unfounded – Royal Gazette


Royal Gazette

'Inaccurate rumours' of bird flu unfounded
Royal Gazette
Health experts have moved to dispel “inaccurate rumours” of bird flu in Bermuda. The Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit confirmed this evening that influenza type identified on island this season was type H1N1, and not bird flu. “H1N1 is a human

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Posted on 28 April 2016 | 3:09 am

Egg prices forecast to fall as industry recovers from bird flu – DesMoinesRegister.com


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Egg prices forecast to fall as industry recovers from bird flu
DesMoinesRegister.com
WASHINGTON — Egg prices are expected to plunge this year, providing a reprieve for consumers following the outbreak of bird flu last year. The Agriculture Department estimated in its April food price report this week that egg prices could fall 9 to 10

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Posted on 27 April 2016 | 9:27 pm

Iraq reports first outbreaks of bird flu in 10 years – Fox News


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Iraq reports first outbreaks of bird flu in 10 years
Fox News
Iraq reported this week six outbreaks of the highly pathogenic H5N1 bird flu virus that occurred between mid-December and early February in the first occurrence of the disease in 10 years, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Tuesday.
Iraq reports first bird flu outbreaks in 10 yearsAG Week

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Posted on 26 April 2016 | 4:05 pm

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Indiana Now Free From Avian Flu

US – The last remaining quarantine associated with the highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) cases identified in Dubois County, Indiana has officially been lifted. This quarantine release by the Indiana State Board of Animal Health (BOAH) coincides with …

Posted on 2 May 2016 | 11:01 pm

Avian Influenza Confirmed in Jasper Co.

The USDA and the Missouri Department of Agriculture have confirmed the presence of avian influenza in Jasper County. When a case of avian influenza spread through Southwest Missouri last year, more than 30,000 turkeys were killed to stop it’s spread.

Posted on 2 May 2016 | 9:06 pm

Bird Flu Quarantine Lifted in Dubois Co.

This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. The Indiana State Board of Animal Health is lifting the avian influenza quarantine in Dubois County. This comes after Indiana went 90 consecutive days with no new cases of bird flu.

Posted on 2 May 2016 | 7:24 pm

Bird flu quarantine lifted at last of 10 Indiana farms

Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window) Click to share on Google+ (Opens in new window) Share on Facebook (Opens in new window) Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — The last remaining quarantine imposed last …

Posted on 2 May 2016 | 4:09 pm

Remaining Avian Flu Quarantine Lifted

The Indiana State Board of Animal Health has lifted the last remaining quarantine that was put in place in response to the avian flu outbreak in Dubois County. The board says the state achieved avian flu-free status after recording 90 consecutive days with …

Posted on 2 May 2016 | 1:55 pm

Veterinary Service calls for collaboration to fight bird flu

The Veterinary Services Department of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture, has called for relevant stakeholders’ collaboration to combat the spread of bird flu (Avian Influenza) in the country. So far, 102,760 birds had been infected and destroyed in …

Posted on 1 May 2016 | 11:44 am

Bird flu in Ghana: 102,760 birds infected and destroyed

So far, 102,760 birds had been infected and destroyed in the country since the outbreak of the disease in 2007, which had been reported in Greater Accra, Central, Western, Brong Ahafo and Ashanti regions. Dr Paul Nomuka Polkuu, a Deputy Director of the …

Posted on 1 May 2016 | 3:06 am

Veterinary Services call for collaboration to fight bird flu

Sekondi, May 1, GNA – The Veterinary Services Department of the Ministry of Food and Agriculture, has called for relevant stakeholders’ collaboration to combat the spread of bird flu (Avian Influenza) in the country. So far, 102,760 birds had been …

Posted on 1 May 2016 | 1:00 am

‘Inaccurate rumours’ of bird flu unfounded

Health experts have moved to dispel “inaccurate rumours” of bird flu in Bermuda. The Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit confirmed this evening that influenza type identified on island this season was type H1N1, and not bird flu. “H1N1 is a human …

Posted on 29 April 2016 | 4:23 am

Iraq reports first outbreaks of bird flu in 10 years

Overall the virus killed 77,101 birds, mostly on farms, prompting the culling of another 641,498 birds as part of protection measures, it said, citing information from Iraq’s agriculture ministry.

Posted on 26 April 2016 | 9:23 am