ASF situation in Germany is getting worst

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.

Canada 20200914 – Domestic poultry and swine do not transmit COVID-19

(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 […]

Brazil to export record pork, poultry in 2020


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.

Meet the Food Fraud Police

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.

Recall Issued For Meat, Poultry Products

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 […]