Navigation Links
Poultry Sales In EU Countries Show Recovery

An improvement in the poultry sales has been noted in Europe, following the reduction in number of bird flu cases over the past few weeks. The shift of the media coverage // to other important sections has in a large way contributed to alleviation of consumer fears about bird flu.

Although poultry sales in some regions still present a pathetic picture, the overall situation seems promising. The migration of wildfowl from Africa during spring could possibly introduce fresh bird infections in Europe, warn researchers.

Farmers have been urged by the European Commission to cut back production to shore up weak sales. They are yet to receive any financial compensation. The poultry sector had lost nearly 300 million euros a month, several weeks ago. New rules to compensate for the reduced sales and low prices are expected to be drawn by European Union governments, shortly.

A 7-10% reduction in the poultry sales has been recorded in France, which has the largest poultry industry in EU, worth about 6 billion euro or $7.18 billion,approximately. 'We've seen a continuation of the improving trend that's been going on for two weeks,' said Veronique Legoff, spokeswoman for the retail distribution association FCD.

France is the only member of the European Union to record presence of the deadly H5N1 virus in a farmed animal, while other European countries have documented the disease in wild birds.

With a ban on poultry import imposed in France by over 50 different countries owing to bird flu threat, and a bird flu outbreak at a farm in Turkey, sales in France dropped down to nearly 30%, before few weeks.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Injury Rates High For Workers In Poultry Farms
2. Bird Flu Spreading in Chinas Poultry
3. Pak Ban On Poultry Imports From 17 Countries
4. Mass Bird flu vaccination to Chinese Poultry
5. Recent Poultry Deaths Rocks Romania
6. Poultry Workers To Adopt Anti-Flu Guidelines
7. Poultry feces may transmit bird flu virus
8. Chinese Poultry Vaccine Could Be Sub-Standard: Expert
9. Hong Kong To Implement New Backyard Poultry-Keeping Law
10. Poultry Ordered Indoors Following Bird Flu Suspicion In Germany
11. New Bird Flu Cases In Germany Prompts Massive Culling Of Poultry
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:12/2/2016)... ... December 02, 2016 , ... ... the perils of heroin that was watched live by 1 million viewers and ... duPont-Columbia University Award. , ASU students at the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... December 02, 2016 , ... More ... in Alabama are expected to attend the UNCF Dothan-Wiregrass Mayor’s Luncheon Dec. 9, ... funds for area students and operating support to UNCF-member institutions, including Miles College, ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... ... Center for Autism and Related Disorders (CARD) Portland today announced plans to ... and other developmental disabilities. The group, which is being launched with the help of ... to share stories and advice, seek help, and continue their education on how to ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... ... 2016 , ... With the number of pain management programs available for people ... the one that works for them. When an inventor from Suisun City, Calif., was ... decided to share it with others. , He developed a prototype for PRO GO ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... , ... December 02, 2016 , ... More than half ... while 84 percent of parents report speaking with their child about sex related topics, ... transmitted diseases. , Mediaplanet is proud to announce the launch of its second edition ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:12/2/2016)... According to a new ... Product (Instruments, Reagents, Software), Technology (Immunoassay, Clinical Chemistry, ... Infectious Diseases) - Forecast to 2021" published by ... 60.22 Billion in 2016. This market is expected ... the forecast period (2016-2021) to reach USD 78.74 ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... 2, 2016  The Addiction Treatment Advisory Group ... Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP), has released detailed findings ... the opioid addiction crisis, including through improved access ... ATAG,s newly released paper, "The Role of ... addresses many issues around gaps and barriers to ...
(Date:12/2/2016)... -- Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX ) ... assets and capabilities of the Neovasc, Inc., (NASDAQ: ... as well as a 15% equity stake in Neovasc, ... Neovasc advanced biological tissue business makes elements used in ... System. * Upon completion of the transaction, the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: