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US Court of Appeals’ stay gives producers additional time before requiring reports for emitting low-level concentrations of ammonia from poultry houses, layer farms
August 21, 2017
The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Colombia Circuit has issued a three month stay, until November 14, before producers will need to start filing reports for emitting low level concentrations of ammonia from poultry houses and layer farms.
Further strengthening animal welfare standards in England is the aim of two new measures proposed by the government covering closed circuit television (CCTV) monitoring in slaughterhouses, and an updated code of practice for the welfare of broilers and broiler breeders.
Cargill collaborates with China Institute of Veterinary Drugs Control, China Agriculture Press
August 18, 2017
Cargill’s Animal Protein business is working closely with the China Institute of Veterinary Drugs Control (IVDC) and China Agriculture Press on a Veterinary Drugs Guidebook intended to reduce the use of antibiotics in China’s broiler industry.
Food safety officials in the Netherlands were tipped off that the banned pesticide, fipronil, was being used on the country’s poultry farms as long ago as November last year, and the company involved was also named.