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#Poultry

# poultry - Monday 18 December, 2017

Your Christmas turkey could be chemical-filled if UK agrees on post-Brexit trade deal

Researchers found US poultry – washed in up to four chemical disinfectants – does not meet EU safety standards.

# poultry - Friday 23 December, 2016

Poultry owners warned to keep their birds indoors

It’s a precautionary measure after outbreaks of bird flu in the UK.

# poultry - Thursday 2 April, 2015

Outbreak of Salmonella at seven Irish poultry farms

The Department of Agriculture said there are no food safety risks to the public.

# poultry - Monday 30 March, 2015

Curious about where your meat comes from? Wonder no more

New rules will come into effect for poultry, pork and lamb tomorrow.

# poultry - Saturday 1 November, 2014

From The Daily Edge Ever wondered what a sneezing chicken sounds like? Wonder no more Chicken Flu

# poultry - Wednesday 11 June, 2014

Eating too much red meat could increase your risk of breast cancer

A new study looks at diet in early adulthood, while previous research had focused on diet later in life.

# poultry - Wednesday 16 April, 2014

Bird flu outbreak prompts chicken cull in Japan

No cases of humans contracting the disease who have eaten poultry or eggs have been recorded.

# poultry - Tuesday 9 July, 2013

Two golden geese appear outside old Anglo Irish Bank HQ

Kill the goose that lays the golden eggs…

# poultry - Tuesday 4 June, 2013

Death toll from Chinese poultry plant blaze climbs to 120

300 people were working at the factory when the fire broke out. A senior official at the company is being questioned.

# poultry - Monday 5 November, 2012

48 new jobs to be created at poultry plant in Cavan

The 48 new jobs are the result of a €3 million investment in specialised equipment at the plant in Shercock in Cavan.

# poultry - Tuesday 23 October, 2012

Ninety jobs lost as chicken plant closes in Cavan

The closure of Co-operative Poultry Products Ltd will also affect local growers in the area, according to Siptu.

# poultry - Sunday 18 December, 2011

Column: It’s time to take the turkey off the Christmas table

The modern turkey is an unfortunate abomination, reduced by genetic selection to a sedentary, corpulent creature that cannot naturally reproduce.

# poultry - Monday 29 August, 2011

UN agency warns of potential bird flu resurgence

A mutant strain of the virus has been confirmed in China and Vietnam, and is believed to have been spread by wild bird migration.

# poultry - Tuesday 31 August, 2010

Kerry Group ride the storm with 41% profit increase

The food group reports pre-tax profits of €162.3m for the first half of the year – up over €47m on 2009.