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Follow regulations on egg imports, Sri Lankan govt told

Sri Lankan veterinarians are urging the government to follow egg import regulations set by the Department of Animal Husbandry and Health (DAPH). Last week,...

Japan egg prices soar amid AI outbreaks

Egg prices have soared in Japan amid an unprecedented nationwide spread of avian influenza (AI). Authorities have culled more than 10 million birds to...

No AI in Malaysia, chicken supply stable

Malaysia’s Agriculture and Food Security Minister Mohamad Sabu said there have been no reports of avian influenza (AI) in Malaysia, and chicken supply for...

H&N offers biosecurity guidelines to keep AI out

Layer genetics company H&N International has released a biosecurity guideline to help egg producers prevent the spread of avian influenza (AI). Titled ‘Biosecurity in times...

Philippine egg prices soar due to AI

Retail egg prices in the Philippines increased 30% since December and are likely to continue rising as avian influenza (AI) continues to cripple supply....

Biosecurity crucial amid AI challenges in 2023

Avian influenza (AI) will still be one of the main challenges in 2023 for the poultry industry in Asia on the back of outbreaks...

China confirms human H9N2 infections

China recently confirmed three more H9N2 avian influenza cases in human in different provinces, according to an update from the Hong Kong Centre for...

Taiwan culls 116,000 chickens due to H5N1

Yunlin county in Southern Taiwan has culled about 116,000 chickens due to H5N1 avian influenza (AI), its Animal Disease Control Center said. Two affected...

India to commercially produce first H9N2 vaccine

India is to commercially manufacture its first indigenously developed vaccine for low pathogenic avian influenza strain H9N2. The inactivated vaccine developed by the Indian Agricultural...

Philippines declare Rizal province AI-free

The Philippine Department of Agriculture (DA) declared Rizal province free of avian influenza (AI) after it completed stamping-out and disinfection protocols, and subsequent surveillance...

Egg imports threaten Sri Lanka’s AI-free status

Sri Lanka’s recent approval of egg imports threatens not only its status as free of avian influenza (AI) but could destroy the local industry,...

Philippines suspends poultry imports from countries hit by AI

The Philippines has suspended poultry shipments from US’ California and Hungary and Japan over recent outbreaks of avian influenza (AI). The ban includes imports of...

India develops vaccine for H9N2

India has developed a new vaccine for low pathogenic avian influenza H9N2. The vaccine was developed by the Indian Council of Agricultural Research-National Institute...

AI cases confirmed in South and North Korea

South Korea confirmed one more avian influenza (AI) case at a duck farm on December 6 as the latest in a series of infections...

Kerala reports new AI outbreaks

India’s Kerala has reported two new outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in the Kottayam district. Cases of HPAI H5N1 were confirmed in...

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