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Taiwan reports new outbreaks of bird flu
Xinhua
TAIPEI, June 23 (Xinhua) -- Taiwan has confirmed new outbreaks of bird flu at two poultry farms and culled some 36,400 birds to prevent further infection, according to the local animal quarantine inspection authorities. Ducks at a farm in Pingtung ...
Duck farm in Pingtung hit by avian flu, 2406 birds culledFocus Taiwan News Channel (press release)

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Farmer's Weekly

Highly pathogenic avian influenza outbreak in South Africa
Farmer's Weekly
A single outbreak of H5N8, a subtype of avian influenza, has been isolated on a farm near Villiers which is situated on the border between Mpumalanga and the ...
Highly pathogenic avian influenza isolated on South African farmCreamer Media's Engineering News
Avian influenza H5N8 outbreak confirmed in SA - BizcommunityBizcommunity.com

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Eyewitness News

H5N8 bird flu outbreak reported on Free State farm
Eyewitness News
JOHANNESBURG – South Africa reported an outbreak of a highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu at a farm in the Free State province, an agricultural industry body group, AgriSA, said on Friday. South Africa earlier this month suspended all trade in birds and ...
South Africa reports outbreak of H5N8 bird flu, industry body saysReuters
South Africa reports outbreak of H5N8 bird flu, industry body says ...Channel NewsAsia
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Moneyweb.co.za

SA reports outbreak of H5N8 bird flu, industry body says
Moneyweb.co.za
JOHANNESBURG – South Africa reported an outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu at a farm in the Free State province, agricultural industry body group AgriSA said on Friday. Poultry producer Astral confirmed that the H5N8 bird flu strain was found ...


Huffington Post South Africa (blog)

Bird Flu Breaks Out In Mpumalanga
Huffington Post South Africa (blog)
Bird flu has broken out, with approximately 24,000 birds thought to have been affected on a farm in Mpumalanga. This follows an outbreak of ... Samples collected on the farm had tested positive for Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza. The DAFF reportedly ...


Business Day (registration)

Bird flu outbreak confirmed in Mpumalanga
Business Day (registration)
SA has recorded the first case of bird flu within its borders, with about 24,000 birds in the Mpumalanga province affected by the outbreak, the Department of Agriculture‚ Forestry and Fisheries said on Thursday. An outbreak of bird flu was first ...


Times LIVE

Avian influenza confirmed in Mpumalanga
Times LIVE
Cases of avian influenza on a farm in Mpumalanga have been confirmed‚ the Department of Agriculture‚ Forestry and Fisheries (DAFF) said on Thursday evening. This follows an outbreak of bird flu – as it is more commonly known - in Zimbabwe earlier this ...


South Africa reports outbreak of H5N8 bird flu in Mpumalanga: OIE
Reuters
PARIS South Africa reported an outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu on a commercial broiler breeder farm in Mpumalanga province, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said on Thursday, citing a report from the South African farm ministry.

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Inquirer.net

Breaking 6 myths on disaster preparedness, and making every Filipino even more resilient
Inquirer.net
The Philippines has the misfortune of being prone to all natural hazards, save for a snow storm. This includes earthquakes, volcanic eruptions and typhoons. But when Toni Zuñiga of the Philippine Disaster Resilience Foundation (PDRF) asked us—the ...


Avian flu causes poultry shortages
DailyNews
HARARE - Small-scale poultry producers are now feeling the heat of chicken shortages following the outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu — also known as avian influenza — a few weeks ago. This comes amid indications that Zimbabwe's largest ...

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News & Star

Risk of Cumbrian bird flu outbreaks remains high
News & Star
Avian flu outbreak: Amos Hill Farm near Slaggyford. The risk of ... West Cumbria farmer and National Farmers Union Cumbrian council delegate Alistair Mackintosh said: "The Avian Influenza risk has not gone away. All poultry ... The Defra epidemiology ...


Zambia Reactivates Avian Influenza National Response Committee
ThePoultrySite.com
ZAMBIA - The government of the Republic of Zambia has issued a notice restricting imports of live chicken and chicken products from Zimbabwe and the Democratic Republic of Congo due to the resurgence of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI).


CNBC

Here are the places where the next pandemics are likely to pop up
CNBC
A new study identifies the place where the unknown viruses are likely to infect people, and which species are most likely to carry them.

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Financial Tribune

Egg Exports Slowly Resume as Bird Flu Contained
Financial Tribune
“In March 2017, it was reported that the avian influenza had spread across 24 Iranian provinces leading to the culling of some 12 million chicken,” Nasser Nabipour, the head of the board of directors at Tehran's Union of Producers of Egg-Laying Chicken ...


The FINANCIAL

EU assists Georgia with Disaster Preparedness programme
The FINANCIAL
The FINANCIAL -- The European Union's Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid department (ECHO) recently held a two-day workshop in Georgia to discuss lessons learned following the implementation of the Disaster Preparedness programme across the ...


The Conversation AU

Speaking with: Peter Doherty about infectious disease pandemics
The Conversation AU
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Tainan Culls Chickens Amid Avian Flu Threat
ThePoultrySite.com
TAIWAN - A poultry farm in Tainan's Xiaying District was confirmed on Sunday to be infected with the highly pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza virus, leading to the culling of 34,072 birds, the city's Animal Health Inspection and Protection Office said.

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New Scientist

A bird flu pandemic looms but the US is holding back the fight | New ...
New Scientist
Just two mutations could turn H7N9 flu into a deadly airborne strain, but restrictions meant to protect us from a possible pandemic are making it harder to combat ...

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The Korea Herald

Factory farming aggravates Korea's bird flu outbreaks: OECD report
The Korea Herald
According to the report titled “OECD Producer Incentives in Livestock Disease Management: Korea Case Study,” battery cage-facilities at poultry farms and stockbreeding farmhouses have made worse the bird flu damage and fast spread of a highly ...

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Avian Influenza: Govt remains on high alert
The Herald
Government is in the process of mounting a risk based survey of the wild bird population to establish possible primary source of the Avian Influenza, with an external international specialist support team expected in the country this week for backup ...

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