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JHB parks & zoo on standby after bird flu outbreak
Eyewitness News
JHB parks & zoo on standby after bird flu outbreak. Officials confirmed on Thursday morning that avian influenza, otherwise known as bird flu has hit the city. Picture: Freeimages.com. H5N8 bird flu · Johannesburg City Parks · Bird flu in Johannesburg.
Joburg residents cautioned of bird flu outbreakRosebank Killarney Gazette
Joburg cautions residents after detection of bird fluTimes LIVE
Popular Joburg dams hit by bird flu viruseNCA
Independent Online -Farmer's Weekly -Politicsweb
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Times LIVE

Five things to know about the Joburg bird flu outbreak
Times LIVE
Here's five things you need to take note of regarding the recent Avian Influenza (HPAI) H5N8 outbreak that hit the city of Johannesburg. 1. It is not a human health problem but an animal one. According to the interim CEO of the South African Poultry ...


Eyewitness News

Bird flu virus hits Johannesburg - EWN
Eyewitness News
The City of Johannesburg says most bird carcasses found have tested positive for the h5n8 strain of the virus.
Bird flu hits Johannesburg - Times LIVETimes LIVE
Joburg residents cautioned of bird flu outbreakRosebank Killarney Gazette
Joburg warns residents for bird flu H5N8SowetanLIVE
eNCA -Independent Online -Farmer's Weekly
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Inquirer.net

PG&E, SJ Earthquakes soccer team highlight disaster preparedness
Inquirer.net
PG&E, SJ Earthquakes soccer team highlight disaster preparedness. INQUIRER.net US Bureau / 12:44 AM October 05, 2017. Volunteers from PG&E's Samahan Employee Resource Group distributed emergency kits at the San Jose Earthquakes' Filipino ...


KTLA

Crenshaw Emergency Disaster Preparedness Expo
KTLA
Gayle Anderson was live in Reseda at the Volunteer Emergency Command Center (VECC) Operations Valley Bureau, one of the many participants in the Saturday, October 7th, 2017 CRENSHAW COMMUNITY DISASTER PREPAREDNESS EXPO 2017 at ...


News24

WATCH: 2 million birds dead from avian flu, egg shortage looms
News24
As the managing director of Windmeul Eggs, Passerini is in the unenviable position of steering a 40-year-old family business through the catastrophic impacts of the avian influenza outbreak. Located near Wellington, the business is among several in the ...


Pampanga losing P4M a day in avian flu aftermath
The Manila Times
On August 12, Piñol declared an outbreak of avian flu in San Luis, Pampanga, and ordered the culling of about 400,000 infected chickens on the same day. The virus strain was later found and confirmed to be H5N6, a “low-risk” virus but could be ...

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Independent Online

Joburg City Parks confirms outbreak of bird flu
Independent Online
Johannesburg - Avian influenza has hit Johannesburg with 598 carcasses of birds having been recovered from the City of Joburg facilities at Westdene Dam, Emmarentia Dam, Zoo Lake and and Joburg Zoo. Johannesburg City Parks and Zoo (JCPZ) has ...


Citizen

Jobs on the line as more than 4 million birds culled
Citizen
With thousands of jobs on the line, the South African Poultry Association (Sapa) is anxious that the industry “may never recover” from the highly pathogenic H5N8 strain of bird flu currently gripping South Africa. This after a devastating outbreak that ...


INFORUM

Hohman: Disaster preparedness training is needed
INFORUM
First, my thoughts and prayers go out to the families affected by the acts of evil perpetrated in Las Vegas. My sincere appreciation and admiration goes out to all the law enforcement, EMS, and fire personnel who are faced with responding to these ...


The Wilton Bulletin

Disaster preparedness training
The Wilton Bulletin
Wilton's volunteer Community Emergency Response Team (CERT), in conjunction with the Wilton Department of Emergency Management, will offer its annual disaster preparedness training program beginning Oct. 11. During this free program citizens will ...


UkrAgroConsult

Avian flu-hit Zimbabwe suspends duty on fertilised eggs
Journalducameroun.com - English - (press release)
Poultry breeders in Zimbabwe will be allowed to import fertilised eggs duty-free until January 2018 as part of a government strategy to revive an industry almost decimated by an outbreak of the deadly avian flu virus earlier this year.According to a ...
Zimbabwean Govt Suspends Duty on Fertilised Poultry EggsUkrAgroConsult

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Warning of potential avian flu outbreak this winter
Gainsborough Standard
North Lincolnshire Council is asking residents who keep birds, such as chickens and ducks, to take some simple precautions to protect them against a possible outbreak of avian influenza, or bird flu, this winter. Bird flu is a disease that affects ...


Eyewitness News

Bird flu to cost WC poultry industry at least R800m - EWN
Eyewitness News
The overall economic impact is expected to increase significantly as many farms will lose income for a prolonged period due to quarantine restrictions.
Avian flu hits Cape poultry industry - BusinessLIVEBusiness Day
Western Cape has lost R800 million thanks to avian flu | IOL ...Independent Online
South Africa: MEC Alan Winde On Western Cape Plan to Respond to Avian Influenza OutbreakAllAfrica.com

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Business Day

Avian flu hits Cape poultry industry
Business Day
The poultry industry in the Western Cape is projecting production losses amounting to R800m due to an outbreak of avian flu. Outbreaks of the deadly virus have been recorded in six provinces, putting thousands of jobs on the line. The Western Cape ...
Avian flu could cost industry R800m in provinceIndependent Online

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WSMV Nashville

Metro Health Department holds disaster preparedness day
WSMV Nashville
The department held a disaster preparedness day on Sunday. The event was wide-ranging from how to handle tornadoes to the Zika virus. Emergency management personnel and police agencies also took part in the event. Being prepared means being able ...


Auburn Citizen

Free disaster preparedness class to be held Tuesday in Auburn
Auburn Citizen
The New York National Guard and the state Department of Homeland Security and Emergency Services will offer a free disaster preparedness class on Oct. 3 at the Auburn Moose Lodge 1419. The free, two-hour class will start at 7 p.m. and will cover ...


Community initiative: 10 Bandipora flood prone villages formulate disaster preparedness plan
Greater Kashmir
People of these villages are prone to floods given the topography, but their livelihood like catching fishes, extracting water nuts, vegetables, and Wular weeds for animals fodder is linked with these water bodies and they continue to live there ...


eNCA

Bird flu in Western Cape to impact the poor
eNCA
File: The Western Cape wants the National Disaster Management Centre to declare the bird flu outbreak a provincial disaster. Photo: Rodger Bosch/AFP. JOHANNESBURG – The Western Cape government is battling a major avian flu outbreak. Economists ...
Humanitarian relief plan as Western Cape battles avian flu - EWNEyewitness News
Over 2 million birds now dead in Western Cape's worst bird flu ...Fin24
Western Cape plans relief for farmers hit by bird fluBusiness Day (registration)
Citizen
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Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Disaster Preparedness for Financial Planners
Wall Street Journal (subscription)
Jill Schlesinger is the senior CFP Board ambassador for the Certified Financial Planner Board of Standards in New York. Voices is an occasional feature of edited excerpts in which wealth managers address issues of interest to the advisory community. As ...

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