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France develops roadmap to prevent return of avian flu

With the number of outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in the country in sharp decline, stakeholders in the French poultry sector are coming together to assess what lessons can be learned from the disease crisis over the past winter.
In France, the agriculture minister met with a number of industry representatives last week to assess the avian influenza situation in the country.
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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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Avian flu situation in Germany eases slightly

From 'high,' the risk of HPAI transmission to poultry in Germany is now officially assessed as 'moderate.'

The latest assessment of the H5 highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) situation in Germany points to an easing in the situation, according to the national veterinary reference laboratory.



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New Asda chicken packaging marks move away from plastic

Company expects use of new packaging will save 450 metric tons of plastic annually
Asda, a retailer based in the United Kingdom (U.K.), is launching new packaging across its entire chicken range, which is expected to save 450 metric tons of plastic each year.
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DLG Group invests heavily in pea proteins in Germany

DLG's German agricultural company, HaGe, will build a plant in Germany to produce highly processed pea proteins for the food industry.

DLG Group subsidiary HaGe has just entered a collaboration with other players to build a factory in northern Germany, which will produce highly processed pea proteins for the food industry with further developed technology and processes.


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Court agrees to MHP merger

During the first quarter of this year, MHP adjusted its production of poultry and processed meats to changes in the market. Registered in Cyprus, the firm has been authorized by a court there to merge with three other Cypriot-registered companies.

A district court in Cyprus has delivered an order sanctioning the merger of MHP SE with Raftan Holding Limited, Hemiak Investments Limited and Eledem Investments Limited.


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Poland’s avian flu outbreaks in poultry pass 200

So far this year, Poland has registered 202 outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in poultry, and there is no sign yet of the situation coming under control.

In Poland, the number of new outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) shows no sign of easing. 


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