Posts Tagged Bird flu

Philippines now free of H5N6 bird flu – DA

Robie de Guzman   •   January 19, 2021

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines is now free of Avian Influenza (AI) or bird flu, the Department of Agriculture (DA) said Tuesday. In a statement, the DA announced that the...

PH temporarily bans poultry products from Australia amid bird flu outbreak

Aileen Cerrudo   •   August 19, 2020

The Philippine government has implemented a temporary ban on poultry products from Australia following the bird flu outbreak in the said country. Department of Agrarian Reform (DAR) Secretary William Dar...

DA-BAI assures no broilers affected by bird flu in Pampanga

Marje Pelayo   •   July 30, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Agriculture (DA) through the Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI) reported a confirmed case of bird flu or a highly-pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) strain, specifically...

Bird flu detected in Pampanga egg farm, Agri dept. says

Robie de Guzman   •   July 29, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – A strain of a highly-pathogenic avian influenza has been detected in a poultry farm in Pampanga, the Department of Agriculture (DA) confirmed on Wednesday. Citing a report...

DA confirms bird flu outbreak in Nueva Ecija

Marje Pelayo   •   March 16, 2020

MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Agriculture (DA) on Monday (March 16) announced an outbreak of bird flu or the H5N6 avian influenza in a quail farm in Jaen, Nueva...

DA bans poultry products from Czech Republic due to H5N8 bird flu

Marje Pelayo   •   February 10, 2020

MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Agriculture (DA) on Friday (February 7) temporarily banned the entry of poultry and wild birds from the Czech Republic in a step to keep...

South Korea confirms H5N6 bird flu at duck farm, raises bird flu alert level

UNTV News   •   November 21, 2017

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korea on Sunday said it had confirmed an outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N6 bird flu at a duck farm in the south west of the country...

DA Sec. Piñol: “We’re bird flu-free.”

admin   •   September 6, 2017

MANILA, Philippines —  Agriculture Secretary Manny Piñol considers the country clear of bird flu virus. However, the official confirmed in a text message to UNTV that quarantine protocols must continue...

Health officials in Central Luzon brace for possible animal to human transmission of bird flu virus

admin   •   August 18, 2017

Despite the negative result of the lab tests conducted on two farm workers from San Luis, Pampanga who showed flu-like symptoms, the Department of Health (DOH) Region 3 still wants...

Transport ban on poultry products may be lifted 1st week of September – DA

admin   •   August 18, 2017

MANILA, Philippines — The shipping ban imposed on poultry products from Luzon may be lifted 21 days after its implementation according to the Department of Agriculture (DA), if no new...


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