Tag: Avian Flu

Hong Kong:Imports of poultry meat and poultry products suspended in parts of Italy and Sweden
By: Date: 2021-03-06 Categories: chinesefood Tags: ,

The Food Safety Center (Center) of the Hong Kong Food and Environmental Hygiene Department announced on March 4 that in response to notifications from the Italian authorities and the Swedish Agriculture Bureau, it refers to the provinces of Pordenone in the Friuli-Venice-Giulia districts of Italy, the provinces of Padua in the Veneto districts, and Sweden. The outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N8 avian influenza in Queensbacka, Harran province and the outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N5 avian influenza in Trelleborg, Skåne province, Sweden. The cities, the cities of Vellinge and Malmö in Skåne Province, Sweden, and the cities of Mölndal, Härryda and Mark in Västra Götaland Province near the affected areas imported poultry meat and poultry products (including poultry eggs) to protect Hong Kong’s public health.

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South Korean bird flu epidemic continues to spread, authorities issue emergency executive order
By: Date: 2020-12-15 Categories: Internationalfood Tags: ,

According to Korea Broadcasting International (KBS), recently, several highly pathogenic avian influenza outbreaks occurred in poultry farms in South Korea. The South Korean government announced that from 0:00 on the 14th, except for vehicles that transport livestock feed, manure and compost, it will completely prohibit external vehicles from entering all farms.

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Two chicken farms in Miyazaki Prefecture have avian influenza outbreak, about 100,000 chickens will be culled
By: Date: 2020-12-09 Categories: Internationalfood Tags: ,

China News Service, December 8th. According to the”Central News Agency” report, an avian influenza epidemic has been reported in Miyazaki Prefecture, Japan since December 1st, local time. On the 7th and 8th, poultry were found in chicken farms in Metropolitan City and Kobayashi City respectively. The flu virus will culminate a total of about 100,000 chickens. It is said that a total of 5 chicken farms in Miyazaki Prefecture have suffered avian influenza outbreaks.

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