Poultry Health Articles

  • Newcastle Disease in Poultry - Coming to the UK?

    This month the risk for incursion of Newcastle Disease in the UK has been raised to Medium due to two new outbreaks in Belgium, reported at commercial poultry premises. This disease can be serious for poultry and leads to fatalities within 24 hours of ...


    By Inciner8 Limited

  • 10 things you can do to reduce the threat of Avian Flu

    With Avian Flu looming its gloomy head over the start to 2018, what can YOU do as poultry farmers to reduce your potential exposure to this destructive disease. Forgive us if you already have these in place…. We just want make sure as many people are informed as possible. ...


    By Inciner8 Limited

  • Birds are not the only carriers of Avian Influenza

    Global poultry production has more than quadrupled since 1970, with the United States leading the flock. However, due to the rising demand for chicken and other poultry, avian influenza, or ‘bird flu,’ outbreaks have occurred at an accelerated rate, causing concern across the agricultural industry. Most alarmingly is the fact that the 2014 bird flu virus killed nearly 50 million ...


    By Bird-X Inc.

  • Wild birds not the source of Avian Influenza in Korea

    The recent outbreak of the H5N8 strain of Avian Influenza is causing many victims amongst poultry and wild birds in the Republic of Korea. The Scientific Task Force on Avian Influenza and Wild Birds has issued a statement on this outbreak saying that there is currently no evidence that wild birds are the source of this virus. Instead the focus of disease control actions must be on the domestic ...


    By Wetlands International

  • Antimicrobial resistance in salmonella enterica serovar heidelberg isolates from retail meats, including poultry, from 2002 to 2006

    Salmonella enterica serovar Heidelberg frequently causes food-borne illness in humans. There are few data on the prevalence, antimicrobial susceptibility, and genetic diversity of Salmonella serovar Heidelberg isolates in retail meats. We compared the prevalences of Salmonella serovar ...

  • Guidelines relating to Avian Influenza

    Guidelines relating to Avian Influenza issued from time to time by the Ministry of Environment & Forests: Personal Care:- Wear rubber gloves and protective clothing that can be disinfected or disposed of and protective eyewear or a face shield while handling animals. Wash hands with soap and water often and disinfect works surfaces and equipment between sites. Do not eat, drink, or ...


    By Indian Government

Need help finding the right suppliers? Try XPRT Sourcing. Let the XPRTs do the work for you