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EFSA: High risk of avian flu spreading in Europe

Four European countries have reported their first cases this season, and an eighth outbreak has been confirmed in Japanese poultry
Close cooperation will be needed to halt the further spread of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in Europe, according to the region’s animal health agency. Four European countries have reported their first cases this season, and an eighth outbreak has been confirmed in a Japanese poultry flock.
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HKScan on track for improved annual profitability

Despite challenges, Scandinavian meat and poultry company reports best profit in 5 years
As a result of improved performance in all market areas, HKScan is reporting its best quarter’s profit for five years. However, significant challenges face the Finland-based meat company and others in this sector.
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MHP sees business begin recovery in third quarter

Following disappointing results for its poultry and meat businesses in the first half of the fiscal year 2020, Ukraine-based agri-food company MHP SE is reporting improvements in its third-quarter performance. The firm has also responded to allegation by local media reports that it was not paying its full tax obligations.
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