A poultry farmers' strike in Bahrain is still on the cards, despite reports that the dispute could have come to an end this week.
Farmers want a better deal and signed guarantees that their demands are bein
A shortage of fresh chicken is expected in Bahrain after 33 poultry farms went on strike yesterday.
They claim chicks they are supplied by the Delmon Poultry Company are often sick, weak and vulnerable and die within days, said a
The Council of Saudi Chambers has called for the lifting of the ban on the halal slaughtering of animals in Denmark, said a report.
The council said the ban would strain bilateral trade between the two countries, estimated at SR6
The Bahrain Livestock Company will import more than 40,000 sheep ahead of Ramadan, the firm said during a meeting attended by importers, food companies and hypermarkets' representatives.
Delmon Poultry Company general manager Abdulk
The World Health Organization said on Wednesday that a number of people who have tested positive for a new strain of bird flu in China have had no history of contact with poultry, adding to the mystery about the virus that has
Another person died from a new strain of bird flu in China on Thursday, state media said, bringing to 10 the number of deaths from the H7N9 virus, as a UN body said it was concerned the virus could spread across borders in poultry.
Chinese officials have found traces of a new bird flu virus in more areas in Shanghai and in the nearby city of Hangzhou, state news reports said, as authorities slaughtered birds to stop the spread of the virus that has killed
Octal, a global supplier of clear rigid food packaging material, has unveiled the next innovation in poultry packaging, which improves processes and cost efficiency while maintaining maximum freshness for longer lasting shelf appeal.
Bahrain’s meat, poultry and flour industries will receive BD67 million ($174.4 million) in government subsidies this year, up from BD56 million in 2011, a report said.
The government has also earmarked BD67 million to contin