Poultry news around the UK

23 January 2020



NATURA aviary - world’s most successful egg production system

16 January 2020

The high-welfare system is very popular

Non-notifiable avian influenza detected on NI farm

16 January 2020

Disease subtype H6N1 impacted the farm

Cattle farm diversifies into eggs after £1.1m investment

15 January 2020

The farming couple wanted a new opportunity

Oaklands Farm Eggs posts loss after cage-free investment

15 January 2020

The company made a loss before tax of £2.6m

US listeria outbreak linked to hard boiled eggs

14 January 2020

Nationwide egg recall has followed

UK scientists develop new vaccine against avian influenza

13 January 2020

New bird flu vaccination developed

NI farmers told to boost biosecurity amid notifiable disease reports

10 January 2020

Poultry keepers urged to heighten biosecurity protocols

Chlorinated chicken 'will not be imported' after Brexit

10 January 2020

Defra confirms no chlorinated chicken for UK

Officials investigate bird disease in NI broiler flock

7 January 2020

Disease could be bird flu or Newcastle disease

Students create sustainable business project for new flock of hens

19 December 2019

University hen project has the 'Eggs-Factor'

Bird flu confirmed on Suffolk poultry farm

11 December 2019

27,000 chickens to be culled

Poultry genetics company issues no-deal Brexit warning

10 December 2019

Leaving with no-deal could cause 'issues'

Farmers' concerns raised over Freedom Food's cull clause

9 December 2019

Egg producers raise concerns over cull clause

Thieves break into farm and steal six Christmas turkeys

9 December 2019

The birds could now be on the black market

Campaign urges shoppers to buy turkey direct from farm

6 December 2019

Public urged to #BuyMyTurkey

Brexit uncertainty 'impacting' poultry sector

8 November 2019

There is a 'lot of uncertainty' for farmers

Egg producers' returns still falling

7 November 2019

Price that free range producers receive still falling

New higher welfare standard for British Lion barn eggs

4 November 2019

New barn standard launched for producers

Two students needed for paid industry placement

25 October 2019

Feed firm is on the lookout for two students

Farm searched by authorities after Chinese antibiotics seized

23 October 2019

The antibiotics were seized in a UK airport

New contract to secure fairer deal for egg producers

17 October 2019

Model contract launched for free range producers

French duck farm hit by mild strand of bird flu

11 October 2019

H5 bird flu virus detected in France

Egg industry slams government plans to remove tariffs

9 October 2019

Government has ignored pleas from the industry

Farmers urged to prepare for winter bird flu threat

7 October 2019

Farmers urged to prepare for winter bird flu threat

FarmingUK tries out the new Polaris EV Ranger UTV

7 October 2019

Farmer Jason Thompson reviews the electric-powered UTV

All of Sainsbury's eggs to be free range by April 2020

7 October 2019

Sainsbury's lays out egg commitment

Rare chicken breeds could be saved by surrogacy advance

1 October 2019

Hens act as surrogates for rarer breeds

Activists will target barn eggs next, animal welfare expert says

27 September 2019

Barn eggs 'will be next target'

Asda wins Poultry Retailer of Year for third time in row

25 September 2019

Asda crowned poultry king in ceremony

British Lion chief launches scathing attack on Brexit and tariffs

24 September 2019

He said leaving the EU would be a 'disaster'