In a follow-up to a report Tuesday, the bird flu outbreak that killed some 17,000 ducks in Kerala State has been confirmed at H5N1 avian influenza. The strain was confirmed by the High Security Animal...

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To answer the global threat of vector-borne diseases, the International Federation for Animal Health has commissioned an industry first white paper to act as a frame work for the animal health industry...

UPDATE: India Orders Massive Cull Over HPAI H5 Outbreak In Ducks A red alert has been sounded after laboratory analysis confirmed the cause of death of some 17,000 ducks in Central Kerala was due to avian...

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PRESS RELEASE A new bird flu strain detected in Europe which is similar to strains reported to be circulating in 2014 in Asia poses a significant threat to the poultry sector, especially in low-resourced...

The Hawaii Department of Agriculture (HDOA) has issued a quarantine order stopping the movement of pigs on Oahu after an outbreak of a serious swine disease, Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv), was...

An outbreak of the bacterial disease, anthrax has affected some 150 cattle in the Angolan province of Benguela, according to a Horn of Africa Online report. The outbreak began in early November in the...

The Dutch Ministry of Economic Affairs (computer translated) is reporting today a second bird flu outbreak at a Netherlands farm. The latest outbreak has been detected Ter Aar (Zuid-Holland) in the southern...

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The Minister for Agriculture, Food and the Marine, Simon Coveney T.D. commented Tuesday on the recent confirmation of outbreaks of the Highly Pathogenic avian ‘flu (HPAI) in Germany, the Netherlands...

In a follow-up to a story yesterday concerning the avian influenza (AI) outbreak in Yorkshire, England, the Department for Environment, Food & Rural Affairs and Animal and Plant Health Agency (DEFRA)...

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Two South Dakota State University researchers will examine a new influenza virus that affects cattle and pigs through a two-year, $393,530 National Institutes of Health grant. Virologist Feng Li and immunologist...