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Aug 21, 2018

Tyson Foods to acquire Keystone Foods for $2.16 billion

Source: The Poultry Site

GLOBAL - Tyson Foods has announced that it will acquire Keystone Foods from Marfig Global Foods for $2.16 billion in cash

Aug 20, 2018

Malaysia, Russia, Taiwan detect new avian flu variants

Source: WATTAgNet

New subtypes of the highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) virus have been detected for the first time in the commercial poultry sectors in Malaysia, Russia and Taiwan.

PoultryWorl Russian AI prompts warning for European farms

Source: Poultry World

Poultry producers are being urged to review biosecurity on their farms after the latest outbreak of highly pathogenic avian influenza on a commercial Russian farm. Authorities confirmed a site housing almost 500,000 birds in the Kostromskaya region in...

German poultry association demands high prices for poultry meat

Source: The Poultry Site

GERMANY - Earlier this month, ZDG Central Association of the German poultry industry demanded higher prices for poultry meat to compensate for increased feed costs. German poultry and egg producers say a price increase is not urgent, but it could be in the near future

PoultryWorl Farmers on high alert for Newcastle Disease

Source: Poultry World

UK flock keepers are on heightened alert as an outbreak of Newcastle Disease in poultry and game birds continues to affect countries in continental Europe. Belgian farms have been at the centre of the outbreak with 17 confirmed cases reported since April...