FAO says the poultry industry is the largest contributor to SADC’s agriculture sector.   POULTRY production in Zimbabwe and its neighbours is under threat from the outbreak of the Highly Pathogenic Avian Influenza (HPAI), which is commonly referred to as the bird flu, the Food and Agriculture Organisation has warned. Outbreaks of the disease are threatening the livelihoods and food security status of millions of families in the region and experts said remedial action to fully exterminate the bird flu must be quickly implemented. “If not tackled quickly, the HPAI outbreak impedes trade opportunities and will reverse the gains made in enhancing food and nutrition security,” FAO said. Experts and policy makers from Southern Africa met…