Livestock

Take the heat out of poultry house and off your flock

ventilation-chicken01Whether layers or broilers, chickens perform best within a temperature range of 11 to 26°C, and the behavioural and physiological changes which occur when house temperature progressively exceeds the top end of this range are well known and documented

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Irish poultry firm to invest in equipment for offal extraction

ChickenIreland's Carton Brothers has announced that it will make a €3mn (US$4.7 million) investment in an equipment that will remove more offal from its chickens for export to foreign markets, especially China

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India on track to become the world's largest beef exporter

Beef-IndiaIndia is on track to overtake Australia as the world’s largest exporter of beef and veal in 2012, according to a forecast made by the US Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Foreign Agricultural Service

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US increases funding to FAO to combat avian influenza

INdonesia-birdfluFAO's commitment to fight emerging disease threats in hotspot regions worldwide is getting a boost with new funding from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), FAO said in a statement

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Early mortality syndrome threatens Asia’s shrimp farms

Shrimp10The disease early mortality syndrome (EMS) has caused large losses among shrimp farmers in China, Vietnam, Malaysia and Thailand, according to the coordinator of the Aquatic Animal Health Programme, Network of Aquaculture Centres in Asia-Pacific, Eduardo M. Leaño

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