Over the past week, only one country — Taiwan — has officially reported new cases of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in poultry. In Germany, Israel, Italy, and Vietnam, the disease situation is reported to be resolved.
After a short absence, highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) has been confirmed in commercial poultry flocks in Bulgaria and Taiwan. In Italy, two different viruses linked to the mild form of avian flu have been detected in recent months.
Ahead of negotiations to establish a free trade agreement (FTA) between the United Kingdom (U.K.) and Australia, at first sight, there appears to be a wide gap between the two parties in their prioritization of farming interests.