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04 February 2015
Belarus Restricts Bulgarian Imports Citing Bird Flu Fears
BELARUS - Belarus has put a temporary restriction on the import of poultry and poultry products from Bulgaria, after the...
Wild Birds Reservoir for Foodborne Salmonella
POLAND - Researchers, looking at the prevalence and characteristics of Salmonella in wild birds, have found similarities...
02 February 2015
Draft Order Issued on Use of Antibiotics
INDIA - The Food Safety and Standards Authority of India (FSSAI) has issued a draft order that proposes to stop the use of...
29 January 2015
What is the Methylmercury Risk in Seafood?
EU - Limiting consumption of fish species with a high methylmercury content is the most effective way to achieve the health...
Campylobacter Cases in EU Stable – Listeria Rising
EU - The number of incidents of illness caused by Campylobacter across Europe appears to be stabilising, according to a new...
26 January 2015
US Poultry Industry Welcomes New Food Safety Proposal
US - The aims of the recently announced US proposal to reduce Salmonella and Campylobacter on poultry parts have been welcomed...
No-antibiotics-ever Chicken Products Launched for US Schools
US - US poultry processor Perdue Foodservice has launched seven no-antibiotics-ever chicken products for school lunch programmes. ...
23 January 2015
What’s Left If We Lose Antibiotics?
GLOBAL - Bacterial resistance is developing quickly and many critically important drugs risk becoming obsolete. Disastrous...
22 January 2015
Tougher US Poultry Meat Measures Could Spare 50,000 Illnesses
US – Tighter standards on poultry products will prevent 50,000 illnesses each year, predicts the US Department of Agriculture’s...
Russian Authorities Seize Illegal Sausages from Ukraine
RUSSIA - Russian state inspectors in Sevastopol and Crimea have seized a shipment of sausages that was illegally being imported...
21 January 2015
Could EU Pig Meat Exports to Russia Resume?
ANALYSIS - The way could be reopened for the restoration of exports of pork and pig meat products to Russia....
Pork Products Imported Without Inspection Recalled
US - Two consignments of pork products imported into the US have been recalled this week, because they entered the country...
20 January 2015
South Korea Lifts Ban on Australian Chicken
SOUTH KOREA – South Korea is expected to lift a two year ban on Australian chicken, imposed after the country’s avian...
South Korea Urged to Lift Ban on Japan Seafood Imports
SOUTH KOREA - South Korea could lift the import ban on Japanese fishery products once public concerns over their safety are...
19 January 2015
Multi-species Test for Meat Adulteration Launched
UK - A new test has been developed that allows for the detection of unknown and unsuspected cases of adulteration or mislabelling...
US Counts Cost of Chinese Ban on Poultry Exports
CHINA & US - As a result of China's ban on imports of all poultry and products from the US on the grounds of spreading avian...
16 January 2015
Why is McDonald's Passionate about Sustainable Beef?
ANALYSIS - Buying verified sustainable beef by 2016 is one of McDonald's key commitments, said Francesca DeBiase, VP Strategic...
Japan Hong Kong Eliminate 30 Month Age Limit on Beef
JAPAN - Japan and Hong Kong have reached an agreement to eliminate the 30 month age limit on beef exports....
Bird Flu Hits Poultry Sales in Taiwan
TAIWAN - Poultry sales in Taiwan have fallen sharply since the first outbreak of avian influenza. ...
15 January 2015
Raw Drinking Milk: What are the Risks?
EU - Raw milk can carry harmful bacteria that can cause serious illness. Implementing current good hygiene practices at farms...
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