The first-ever case of Avian flu on Philippines and confirmed that 200,000 chickens, ducks, quails, pigeons and roasters would be culled to stop the disease from spreading.
EFSA and two other agencies have released a new report which offer new data on antibiotic consumption and antibiotic resistance and reflects improved surveillance across Europe.
Poultry producer Astral Foods confirmed a second outbreak of highly pathogenic H5N8 bird flu at one of its farms in South Africa.
First outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) in Romania, several pigs have been culled after the country was hit with ASF.
After the BSE crisis of the 1980s, isolated cases are still being reported in the EU and for this reason the European Commission asked EFSA to investigate their origin.
EFSA annouced that consumption of raw or undercooked pork and liver is the most common cause of Hepatitis E infection in the European Union.