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World News: Jamaica
Jamaica | 8 October 2015
Gov't committed to protecting poultry industry from bird flu

The Government has reaffirmed its commitment to partnering with key stakeholders in protecting the poultry industry from the avian influenza and other diseases, which threaten the sustainability of th...


Jamaica | 29 September 2015
Eggs being scavenged from Riverton dump – SERHA

The South East Regional Health Authority (SERHA) is urging the public to only purchase eggs from reputable sources. The Kingston and St Andrew Health Department has noted with concern reports that ...


Jamaica | 4 June 2015
Caribbean producers bows out of liquid eggs market

Liquid Eggs Limited, the marketing arm of the Jamaica Egg Farmers Association (JEFA), has found a replacement for joint venture partner Caribbean Producers Jamaica (CPJ), which is bowing out of the in...


Jamaica | 20 March 2015
Jamaica imposes import restrictions on US, Canadian poultry

Jamaica has imposed import restrictions on poultry products from various spots in North America in the wake of a big outbreak of bird flu that has infected stocks. The island's agriculture ministry...


Jamaica | 18 February 2015
Agriculture minister commends broiler companies for price reductions

Minister of Agriculture, Labour and Social Security Derrick Kellier is commending the Jamaica Broilers and Caribbean Broilers on their move to reduce the price of chicken meat and other products to co...