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Lincoln Park CERT to offer class on disaster preparedness
Southgate News Herald
Those enrolled in the course learn about disaster preparedness, fire safety, light search and rescue, disaster psychology, terrorism and more. The three-day course is designed to provide the basic skills needed in major disasters, which increases the ...


Bird flu to increase foreign demand for African lovebirds
Business Mirror
In Photo: Some breeders of lovebirds perform a pictorial of their pets. African lovebird breeder Rogelio Sicat Jr. recommends that beginners should buy from a breeder with a Wildlife Farm Permit, especially if there are plans to engage in trading in ...


Press and Journal

Royal Highland Show poultry classes cancelled over bird flu fears
Press and Journal
Continuing fears over the threat of avian flu means there will be no poultry classes at this year's Royal Highland Show. The decision was taken by show organisers the Royal Highland and Agricultural Society of Scotland (RHASS) after discussions with ...


Business Mirror

Bird flu to increase foreign demand for African lovebirds
Business Mirror
OWING to its tropical climate, the Philippines is an ideal breeding ground for the lovebirds. Currently, the trade in lovebirds is seeing an upswing, despite the havoc that bird flu has subjected Asia. Some traders recommend good diet can address such ...


Santa Rosa's disaster preparedness guide available
Santa Rosa Press Gazette
Santa Rosa County Emergency Management's latest all-hazards disaster guide is now available online and, starting the week of May 29, at county offices and libraries, local chambers of commerce and local retailers including Walmart, Winn-Dixie and Publix.

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China Confirms 16 New H7N9 Cases; 2 Fatal
ThePoultrySite.com
CHINA - The number of new H7N9 avian flu cases in China declined this week, with 16 infections reported through 17 May, down from 23 the previous week, Hong Kong's Centre for Health Protection (CHP) said today in its regular update. Though illnesses ...

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New Delhi Times

Vendor With Bird Flu Prompts China to Close Poultry Markets
New Delhi Times
China will shutter poultry markets in a district of southwestern Sichuan province after a man fell ill with the H7N9 bird flu, state-owned China News Service reported Sunday. The 44-year-old man sold live poultry at a farmers market, China News ...
China Confirms 16 New H7N9 Cases; 2 FatalThePoultrySite.com

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Wisconsin State Farmer

Officials: 'Stepped Up' Biosecurity limited spread of Avian flu
Wisconsin State Farmer
Wisconsin lost around 10 percent of its egg laying hens in 2015, a portion of the nearly two million chickens, turkeys and other commercial poultry stock euthanized in the state during an outbreak of the highly pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza virus ...


Business Mirror

Bird flu to increase foreign demand for African lovebirds
Business Mirror
WHILE possible shortage on chicken- meat production first comes to mind whenever an outbreak of avian influenza is detected, the effect is also felt by a little known but equally lucrative industry—breeding of African lovebirds. ... According to Sicat ...


U.S. News & World Report

Two Chinese Cities Close Poultry Markets After H7N9 Bird Flu ...
U.S. News & World Report
BEIJING (Reuters) - China will shut poultry markets in certain districts of two cities after H7N9 bird flu infections were detected, state media reported on Sunday, ...
Two Chinese cities close poultry markets after H7N9 bird flu infectionsNew York Daily News
SW China's Sichuan Province reports new H7N9 caseXinhua

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Financial Tribune

Plan to Increase Chicken Exports After Bird Flu Outbreak
Financial Tribune
H5N8, a dangerous strain of the bird or avian flu virus, was first detected in seven Iranian provinces in November 2016. Later in March 2017, it was reported that the avian influenza had spread across 24 Iranian provinces, leading to the culling of ...


Iowa poultry industry back from bird flu
Iowa Farmer Today
Two years ago, a large chunk of Iowa's poultry industry disappeared in the wake of an outbreak of avian influenza. Today, the industry has not only been re-built but is showing some growth. “2015 was really a learning experience for the industry,” says ...


Dorchester County participating in disaster preparedness workshop
Live 5 News
Representatives from the Dorchester County Emergency Management Department (DCEMD), South Carolina Highway Patrol (SCHP), American Red Cross and the Trident Voluntary Organizations Active in Disasters (VOAD) will attend the workshop to ...


Anadolu Agency

Thousands of chickens, ducks die as bird flu hits DRC
Anadolu Agency
Bird flu, also known as avian flu, is a viral infection which spreads from bird to bird. Some time back, a particularly deadly strain of bird flu H5N1 continued to spread among poultry populations in North Africa and in certain parts of Asia. “Over 5 ...


Letter: We are sheltered from pandemics
Salt Lake Tribune
The recent measles outbreak in Minnesota should be a wake-up call about the significant threat of refusing to vaccinate our children. There is overwhelming evidence that vaccines have literally saved hundreds of thousands of lives, and virtually no ...


Grimsby Telegraph

Bird owners urged to register pets and poultry following recent bird flu cases
Grimsby Telegraph
OWNERS of birds in North East Lincolnshire are being urged to pets and poultry registered with the authorities following January's bird flu outbreak. North East Lincolnshire Council Trading Standards officers are reminding members of the public that ...

On 5 May 2017, the National Health and Family Planning Commission of China (NHFPC) notified WHO of 24 additional laboratory-confirmed human infections with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus in China.

Human infection with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus – China
World Health Organization
On 5 May 2017, the National Health and Family Planning Commission of China (NHFPC) notified WHO of 24 additional laboratory-confirmed human infections with avian influenza A(H7N9) virus in China.


Jamaica Gleaner

Disaster preparedness expert sounds warning | News | Jamaica ...
Jamaica Gleaner
As the start of the hurricane season approaches (June 1), St Mary's coordinator for disaster preparedness, Yolande Jankie, said she believes the citizens of her ...

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Rappler

DepEd, MovePH, Ateneo ink agreement to use Agos eBayanihan for disaster preparedness
Rappler
MANILA, Philippines – As part of its disaster preparedness program for the new school year, the Department of Education (DepEd) inked a memorandum of agreement (MOA) with Rappler's civic engagement arm, MovePH on Thursday, May 17 at the DepEd ...

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