IEC News

The Importance of Avian Influenza Surveillance

12th April 2019

The recent northern winter has had a very limited number of Avian Influenza outbreaks reported. The IEC’s Avian Influenza Global Expert Group considers that this is no reason for producers, whether southern or northern hemisphere producers, to let their guard down.

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Time to Tighten on-farm Monitoring and Biosecurity

8th October 2018

Top scientists warn that now is the time to focus on protecting your business against avian influenza outbreaks. It is crucial that you tighten your on-farm Biosecurity systems and very closely monitor your on-farm production, mortality, feed consumption and water intake.

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IEC Avian Influenza Global Expert Group develops AI Vaccination document

26th January 2018

Following the launch of the Practical Biosecurity Check List document in September 2017, the AI Expert Group have also developed the ‘Avian Influenza Vaccination document – Considerations and Essential Components.’ The paper explains very clearly the potential advantages, as well as some of the constraints of an AI vaccination programme.

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IEC Avian Influenza Expert Group’s new Practical Biosecurity Check List is available to download

11th October 2017

IEC has established an Avian Influenza Global Expert Group, made up of leading scientists, vets and industry experts. The long term goal of the group is to help the egg industry move beyond the risk of AI.

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The 2017 IEC Awards were presented at the IEC Global Leadership Conference in Bruges

28th September 2017

  The Golden Egg Award for the most innovative marketing campaign went to Fenavi from Colombia. The Clive Frampton Egg Products Company of the Year Award was awarded to Fabien De Meester of DMF. The Denis Wellstead Award for “International Egg Person of the Year” was presented to Aart Goede.  

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