HPAI: raising the level of epizootic risk from “moderate” to “high” / Avian influenza 2022 – 2023 / Agriculture, forestry and rural development / Public policies / Home

Highly pathogenic avian influenza: raising the level of epizootic risk from “moderate” to “high” Updated on 28/11/2022 Measures concerning virus circulation in wild birds. For several months, the coasts of the northern and western facades of France have been affected by numerous group mortalities of wild birds (mainly seabirds) affected by highly pathogenic avian influenza. … Read more

H5N1 Avian Influenza virus: Implementation of a temporary control zone / News / Home

H5N1 Avian Influenza virus: Implementation of a temporary control zone Updated on 23/11/2022 Following the discovery of a pink flamingo infected with the H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza virus near the Scamandre pond in Vauvert in the Gard, the prefect of the Gard issued an order determining a temporary control zone ( ZCT) with a … Read more

Board fires schools chief after Parkland massacre report | Ap

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — The superintendent of Florida’s second largest school district was fired following a late-night motion brought up by a board member appointed by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis following a grand jury report into the Parkland school massacre. The board voted 5-4 to fire Broward Schools Superintendent Vickie Cartwright, who didn’t hold … Read more

Offshore wind farm project / Offshore wind project / Environment, natural and technological risks / Public policies / Home

Offshore wind farm project Updated on 21/10/2022 The South Atlantic offshore wind farm project is launched! The project in a few figures 70 wind turbines; A park with a power of 100 MW; An area of ​​100 to 120 km². Know everything about the project To stay informed, only one address: https://www.eoliennesenmer.fr/ In view of … Read more

Govt. Mckee Declares October as Farm to School Month, State Announces $260,000 Local Fresh Food to Schools Program

PROVIDENCE, RI – With Governor Dan McKee proclaiming October as Farm to School Month across Rhode Island, the Department of Environmental Management (DEM) is announcing a $260,000 United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm to School grant award. The statewide proclamation aligns with National Farm to School Month, which Congress designated in 2010 as an … Read more

Fighting food poisoning: Sweeping poultry changes proposed | Ap

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) — The US Department of Agriculture on Friday proposed sweeping changes in the way chicken and turkey meat is processed that are intended to reduce illnesses from food contamination but could require meat companies to make extensive changes to their operations. × This page requires Javascript. Javascript is required for you … Read more

Highly pathogenic avian influenza: transition to moderate risk level / Avian influenza 2022 – 2023 / Agriculture, forestry and rural development / Public policies / Home

Highly pathogenic avian influenza: move to moderate risk level Updated on 05/10/2022 Measures concerning virus circulation in wild birds. For several months, the coasts of the northern and western facades of France have been affected by numerous group mortalities of wild birds (mainly gulls, gulls and northern gannets) affected by highly pathogenic avian influenza. In … Read more