Chicken about chickensBy Gail Peckler-Dziki Correspondent The Salem Lakes board discussed the possibility for placing the chicken ordinance on the May 20 Committee of the Whole agenda, but it wasn't there. The village has been wrestling with the revised ordinance for several months.
This was part of a continued workshop, Thursday, May 16, on a proposed backyard chicken ordinance commissioners have held. Workshops have been held on two other occasions during planning commission regular meetings.
The African swine fever outbreak devastating China's swine herd and spreading around Southeast Asia and Eastern Europe will greatly change the global protein economy. The U.S. poultry industry looks to benefit from this bad situation, but it is unclear how long the gain will last.
National Senior Health and Fitness DayWednesday, May 29, 2019; 9 a.m. to noonCome and check out this event at the Statesville Fitness Center.Activities will include a heal … Continue Reading
June 10, 2019 at 11:29 pmFiled Under:Babylon news, Carolyn Gusoff, Chickens, Local TV, Long Island, Suffolk County News
During the week of May 3-9, the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service confirmed five additional cases of virulent Newcastle disease in Riverside and San Bernardino counties, California.
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Ordinance would scratch out a place for chickens in OcalaThe proposed ordinance would allow up to six chickens housed in a coop with a chicken run in the backyard of city homes. When Amanda Scacchi got four young chicks from a close family friend about a year ago, she never imagined Ocala didn't allow backyard chickens.
Go Electric: Protect Your Chickens from Bears and Other PredatorsAs a growing number of Granite State residents raise chickens, an increasing number of wildlife species are recognizing unprotected poultry as an easy food source. "Fish and Game strongly recommends that the public take a responsible approach to protecting their chickens and other livestock, one that is beneficial to both the state's wildlife and a [...]
Ocala Residents Would be Allowed to Raise Backyard Chickens, If Ordinance PassesOcala might be getting some new feathery residents if an ordinance that allows backyard chickens passes. Currently there's a ban on the birds in the city. The ordinance already passed the Ocala Planning and Zoning Commission with a 5-2 vote. Next up, it will go before the Ocala City Council after a period of public comment on June 18.
Infectious coryza affects commercial layer and broiler flocks. Learn what producers should look for and what methods of treatment may be valuable.
PERRYSBURG — A council committee is taking the first step toward adding enforcement to chicken zoning regulations.
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Infectious coryza is a bacterial disease caused by Avibacterium paragallinarum that affects chickens' respiratory systems.
Low pathogenic avian influenza (LPAI) has been confirmed in a flock of almost 9,500 breeding ducks in Monterey County, California.
An H5N6 variant of the highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) virus has been detected for the first time in poultry in Cambodia, and new cases have been confirmed in Mexico, Nigeria, and Taiwan.
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During the week of April 26-May 2, the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service confirmed three additional cases of virulent Newcastle disease in Riverside and San Bernardino counties, California.
Highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) virus has been detected in a commercial turkey flock in Israel for the first time in more than two years, while a low-pathogenic form of the virus has been found in poultry in the Dominican Republic and the U.S.
Check out Statesville Free News’ article on last week’s Wake Up to Ag Event.This is an annual event that brings in kindergartners from across the county to get h … Continue Reading
The first human case of avian influenza A H5N1 has been confirmed in Nepal, while new outbreaks of highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) in poultry have been reported in Mexico, Nepal and Taiwan.
Chicken keeping approved in residential zones The Pierce County Finance and Personnel committee approved to forward a recommendation to amend Chapter 240 to allow domestic fowl on residentially zoned parcels. The amendment would also clarify and better define which agricultural uses are allowed in specific zoning districts."This was a big deal...
The key aspect of protecting birds from the heat is maximizing their hours of comfort while minimizing their hours of stress. This requires close attention to detail for the grower. Often, these actions and management techniques are not the easiest.