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Campylobacter most prevalent in poultry in late summer

Industry news  •  2 December 2016  •  New Food

According to a recent study, Campylobacter is considerably more common in Finnish poultry meat towards the end of summer than at any other time of the year…

Schmallenberg virus to blame for malformations

Industry news, News  •  29 May 2013  •  Evira

A record number of samples were generated during testing for the Schmallenberg virus, in a year-long investigation by Evira…

Schmallenberg virus found in deformed lambs

Industry news, News  •  15 January 2013  •  

Schmallenberg virus has been identified in Finland for the first time in lambs…

Listeria in the city of Vaasa and Eastern Finland – source of the outbreak is under investigation

Industry news, News  •  8 August 2012  •  Evira

Ten listeria cases were detected among patients with febrile diarrhoea….