Germany has counted 55 cases of ASF in wild boars, so far, but the figure could skyrocket in the following days as officials from the district Markisch Oderland confirmed for the local media that a herd of 30 animals, “half dead, half clearly ill” was spotted on the island Kustrin-Kietz at the Oder river, near the border with Poland after an intense search that took place at the end of the week.
(Le français suit) Susceptibility studies on domestic turkeys, chickens and pigs confirmed that these animals do not spread SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes the COVID-19 disease, to humans, animals or the environment. CFIA scientists demonstrated that SARS-CoV-2 does not replicate in domestic turkeys and chicken and replicates poorly in domestic […]
The company said late Tuesday that it was proactively complying with new Chinese government protocols for Canadian processors that require that any plant reporting a positive COVID-19 case suspend exports to China temporarily.
LEARNING FROM MISTAKES: The first bid at ending vaccinations in 2009 and getting off the OIE list failed as the foot-and-mouth virus was still present in the environment
final calculations for 2019 demand indexes showed strong increases for both beef and pork, says agricultural economist Len Steiner
Brazil’s pork and poultry exports are expected to rise in 2020 as an extended outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF) in China pushes demand from that country higher.
Retail pork price in Hong Kong now double
Ever wonder what exactly is going into your food? It turns out you’re not the only one. And there are plenty of incentives for counterfeiters to imitate the foods that you love – popularly known as “food fraud” – and sell them to you to eke out an extra (unfair) profit.
Canadian Pork Council: “The cost of the “temporary suspension” of Canadian pork and beef exports to China imposed on June 25 is approaching $100 million.”
Recall Issued For Meat, Poultry Products via Zak Failla @dvzak @dvOrangeCounty A Brooklyn-based company is recalling pork and chicken dumpling products that were never properly inspected. Top Taste Food Warehouse is recalling an undisclosed amount of dumplings that were produced, packed, and distributed without receiving a USDA inspection and using a […]