Poultry news around the UK

3 August 2021

Egg producer makes £1m claim after salmonella outbreak

21 July 2021

Doug Wanstall goes public with £1m legal battle

New Red Tractor standards agreed after major consultation

20 July 2021

Scheme's new proposals seek to streamline standards

Registrations 'crucial' for rare breeds' survival, farmers told

20 July 2021

Shows and sales see second year of disruption

Leading free range egg firm warns of Brexit downturn

20 July 2021

Sector in downturn due to Brexit & trade issues

RSPCA Assured more than doubles fees for egg producers

19 July 2021

Body introducing new charges for services

NI poultry farmers cautioned after disease outbreaks

18 July 2021

A total of 30 outbreaks have been reported

New bird flu vaccine developed by British scientists

16 July 2021

It provides better protection than others

UN highlights importance of eggs in people's diets

16 July 2021

UN Nutrition looked at livestock-derived foods

Jimmy's Farm hailed for protecting UK native breeds

12 July 2021

Farm becomes first Rare Breeds Approved Associate

50,000 chickens killed after on-farm blaze

7 July 2021

Fire was caused by 'accidental ignition'

M&S first retailer to exclusively stock higher welfare chicken

2 July 2021

The supermarket will only stock RSPCA Assured

Finding non-chemical alternatives for fly and red mite control

23 June 2021

Some egg producers have turned to parasitic wasps

'Labour crisis': UK poultry sector warns of dwindling workforce

18 June 2021

10% decrease in throughput within last few weeks

UK to export poultry to Japan in deal worth £13m per year

16 June 2021

UK secures market access to Japan for poultry

Biosecurity 'essential' after ILT outbreak, UFU says

15 June 2021

250,000 birds were infected by serious viral infection

Free range egg sector 'very challenging', Oaklands says

13 June 2021

Significant loss for second year running

EU set to end use of all cage units in egg production

11 June 2021

Bloc looking to phase out cages by 2027

250,000 birds in NI infected by serious viral infection

10 June 2021

Infectious Laryngotracheitis recorded on 16 farms

Retailers told to source British eggs as petition gathers steam

10 June 2021

UK supermarkets urged to stop importing eggs

Livestock Information Service to launch in November

8 June 2021

New movement data system to soon launch

Whole farm approach crucial for new free range producer

25 May 2021

Henry Mason took on his first free range flock in 2019

80% of egg sector's emissions caused by animal feed

18 May 2021

New report details sector's carbon footprint

Farm's surplus egg scheme provides food to struggling families

17 May 2021

Cornish producer's scheme proves success

Avian Influenza Prevention Zone lifted as risk now 'low'

14 May 2021

Poultry keepers still urged to be vigilant

Egg sector demands more action to protect standards

14 May 2021

'Must not leave door open to low quality imports'

Imports of eggs into UK fall dramatically

13 May 2021

Egg imports were down by 59% in January

New report looks at egg sector's environmental footprint

12 May 2021

It explores how producers can cut emissions

Norfolk farmers 'rightly worried' as eagles set to be released

11 May 2021

Area known for pig and poultry farming

New novel technology helps cut poultry antibiotic use

29 April 2021

The technology helps fight against superbug infections

Consumers urged to eat a wider range of egg sizes

28 April 2021

Doing so benefits the welfare of hens