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Rapid spread of avian flu in Poland’s poultry flocks

Over the past two months alone, Poland has recorded more than 300 outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in poultry flocks.

Poland’s total number of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) outbreaks in poultry has reached 303, according to the European Reference Lab for avian influenza.


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HKScan continues profit improvement

For the first quarter of this year, HKScan has a further improvement in its profitability and sales growth in its retail brands.

For the first quarter of the 2021 fiscal year, Nordic meat company HKScan has registered a further improvement in its profitability following sales growth in its retail brands.


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Poultry veterinarians should also be public educators

People trust veterinarians for their knowledge, expertise and empathy, says Herbruck’s veterinarian

Poultry veterinarians should think of themselves as more than just a “chicken mechanic,” but also as ambassadors of the animal agriculture profession, said Alexander Strauch, veterinarian for Herbruck’s Poultry Ranch.


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For egg producers good communication is now crucial

Whether confronting misinformation or taking a broader educational approach, the egg industry must strengthen its communications for the benefit of all.

Consumer interest in issues affecting egg production has grown considerably over the last year but this has not been accompanied by the same level of understanding. It is time for egg producers to fill that gap.


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