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Form Of Avian Flu Found At Chicken Farm In Sulphur Springs

SULPHUR SPRINGS (AP) – Texas and federal agriculture authorities are testing birds and poultry in a northeast Texas county after inspectors detected a low-pathogenic form of avian flu at a poultry farm. 114 more words


Weekly Press Review - 27 February 2018

This week Economic Opportunities MEC, Alan Winde confirmed that incidents of the highly contagious H5N8 avian flu had been found in sea bird populations in the western province. 348 more words

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Home improvements!

Last weekend I had a bit of a brain wave. If there was a stable door on the chicken run I would have better control of the hens. 144 more words

Bird Flu is back....

So, despite having my fingers and toes crossed, it’s back in the UK.

Luckily we are quite some distance from the reported outbreaks.  Even so we are following instructions given by DEFRA.  217 more words

Bird Flu Attacks PyeongChang Olympics

According to statistics only about 550,000 tickets have been sold for the Olympics in PyeongChang (about 52% of the total). One of the reason is an outbreak of a bird flu. 212 more words


The perfect chicken house

It’s the key to success in poultry alongside good husbandry the coop to house your chickens is likely where they will spend most of their time in and a badly built coop is a recipe for disaster. 1,123 more words

3 health issues in poultry to look out for during winter.

We are already deep into winter and some of these issues may of already occurred in your flock (hopefully not the last one) but I thought I’d write a blog post for future references, especially as these usually crop up each winter. 589 more words