Isle of Anglesey hit by avian flu
26th November 2021
Welsh chief veterinary officer says the case is “further evidence of the need for all keepers of birds to ensure they have the very highest levels of biosecurity in place”.
Avian flu: UK-wide housing measures to be introduced
24th November 2021
Amid a growing number of confirmed avian flu cases, all UK bird keepers will be required to keep birds indoors and follow strict biosecurity measures.
Five new avian flu cases confirmed across England
22nd November 2021
Bird keepers in parts of North Yorkshire are now required to keep birds indoors.
New avian flu cases in Dorset
19th November 2021
Testing is underway to determine the pathogenicity of avian influenza H5N1, confirmed in commercial poultry.
Further cases of avian flu confirmed in commercial poultry
18th November 2021
H5N1 has been confirmed at premises near Kirkham, Lancashire, and South Derbyshire.
Avian flu: How to manage the risk on your farm
17th November 2021
As the avian influenza season gets underway – with seven cases across GB so far this outbreak – Farmers Guide spoke to vets and industry bodies for some guidance for poultry farmers.
Two further cases of avian influenza in England
15th November 2021
Highly pathogenic H5N1 has been confirmed in Lancashire and North Yorkshire.
Industry calls for urgent price rise for free range egg producers
13th November 2021
A price rise is urgently needed to cover huge increases in the cost of feed, energy, transport, and labour which have been creeping up over the past 12 months and show no sign of abating.
New avian flu case confirmed in Essex
12th November 2021
Avian influenza H5N1 has been confirmed in birds at a premises near Frinton-on-Sea, Essex.
Poultry gatherings banned amid spate of avian flu cases
8th November 2021
The ban comes into force today (8th November) after another case of H5N1 was confirmed in Warwickshire.
Chief vets declare avian flu prevention zone across GB
4th November 2021
Following avian influenza outbreaks in England, Scotland and Wales, it is now a legal requirement for all bird keepers in Great Britain to follow strict biosecurity measures.
Avian flu detected in poultry and wild birds near Wrexham
2nd November 2021
Dead wild birds found in the area are believed to be the source of the infection.