China’s beef industry holds ‘great potential’ for investors
FoodNavigator, Thursday 6 August 2015

China’s beef market will have great potential over the next decade, with its stakeholders expected to play an increasingly influential role in the global market, according to Rabobank.


Thai firm in major Russian poultry acquisition
GlobalMeatNews, Tuesday 28 July 2015

Thailand-based company Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF) is to invest US$680 million in the purchase of two major poultry farms in the Leningrad Oblast of Russia, according to an official company report. The deal includes the Severnayay and Voiskovitsy farms, which jointly produce 180,000 tonnes (t) of poultry per year.


South Korea reports 110 H5N8 outbreaks affecting 3 million poultry
CIDRAP FLU SCAN, Tuesday 28 July 2015

South Korea today reported 110 outbreaks of H5N8 avian flu affecting more than 3 million poultry, with some events dating back to last fall, according to a report posted by the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE).


Germany, Taiwan, Vietnam report avian flu outbreaks
CIDRAP NEWS, Monday 27 July 2015

Avian influenza caused by various strains struck poultry farms and backyard birds in Germany, Taiwan, and Vietnam over the past few days, according to reports to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE). Germany's outbreak involves the highly pathogenic H7N7 strain, which earlier this month struck commercial chicken and turkey farms in the English county of Lancashire.


Perdue commits to human and animal antibiotic reduction
WorldPoultry, Thursday 23 July 2015

Less than a year after eliminating the routine use of human antibiotics in its chicken production, US poultry producer, Perdue Farms has announced it is now raising more than half its chickens with no antibiotics of any kind – human or animal.


Detecting disease in beef cattle using ear tag units
Beef Central, Friday 24 July 2015

How accelerometers fitted in ear tags are helping to identify diseases in cattle before a feedlot crew.


China, Ghana report more H5N1 bird deaths
CIDRAP Flu Scan, Wednesday 22 July 2015

For the second time in 3 days, China has reported H5N1 avian flu deaths in wild birds—this time in Tibet and Inner Mongolia—while Ghana has confirmed two new H5N1 outbreaks, according to separate reports to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE).


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