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Integrated Microfluidic Device for rapid Avian Influenza virus capture

Rapid detection of avian influenza virus (AIV) is highly desirable during outbreaks or routine AIV surveillance. In this project, the preliminary results in developing...

On-farm surveys to inform Avian influenza risk assessment model

Consumer-driven expansion of free-range poultry products has led to significant increases in the number of free-range poultry farms and the total percentage of the...

Laser to keep poultry chickens safe from avian bird flu

The British government has extended the avian influenza (bird flu) prevention zone to April 2017. Also the requirements of the zone have changed, meaning...

Cobb achieves first compartment status in Brazil

Cobb-Vantress received the certification for poultry compartmentalization for Avian Influenza and Newcastle disease from the Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture, Livestock and Food Supply.

Avian Influenza outbreaks in Iowa layer farms and their economic impacts

Between December 2014 and June 2015, 223 outbreaks of the highly pathogenic Avian Influenza (AI) virus in commercial and backyard flocks occurred in 15 states of the USA. In this article a time-spatial analysis of the outbreaks in Iowa is presented, documenting the problems in euthanizing and depopulating the affected farms as well as in depositing the carcasses

USPOULTRY 2016 Feed Mill Management Seminar focuses on security, efficiencies and...

Biosecurity, efficiency and a detailed overview on Avian Influenza outbreaks and their consequences on the whole USA industry were the main topics of the USPOULTRY 2016 Feed Mill Management Seminar.

An overview on Avian Influenza in the world and its impact...

Past and current situation of Avian Influenza in the world and its impact on various poultry aspects, economics, trade, prices in a fully overview of Peter van Horne, Poultry Economist at the 53rd Franchise Distributor Meeting of Lohmann Tierzucht.