Animal Health
Wednesday, August 10, 2022
Australia's financial package to help Indonesia fight FMD and lumpy skin disease
Australia has announced a new $10 million biosecurity cooperation package to assist Indonesia as it responds to the outbreaks of both foot and mouth disease (FMD) and lumpy skin disease (LSD).
Wednesday, August 10, 2022
Published study by US research team highlights need to create vaccine against bovine anaplasmosis
A recently published study on the urgent need for a bovine anaplasmosis vaccine involved researchers at Kansas State University's (K-State; US) College of Veterinary Medicine.
Wednesday, August 10, 2022
Indonesia assures FMD vaccine has no adverse impact
Indonesia's Ministry of Agriculture has assured that the foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) vaccine is safe for farm animals and did not cause significant side effects.
Wednesday, August 10, 2022
ASF warning issued in Gloucestershire, England, UK
A warning has been issued about the potential spread of African swine fever (ASF) in Gloucestershire, England, the United Kingdom.
Wednesday, August 10, 2022
Startup, which aims to advance mRNA vaccine production for animals, gets US$6.5 million funding
Genvax Technologies, a startup dedicated to bringing advances in self-amplifying mRNA vaccine production to animal health, has secured US$6.5 million in series seed funding.
Monday, August 8, 2022
Next phase of FMD control programme starts in Nagaland, India
Under the aegis of the Nagaland Livestock Development Board (NLDB), the animal husbandry and veterinary services department in Nagaland, India, officially launched the second phase of the National Animal Disease Control Programme (NADCP) on ...
Friday, August 5, 2022
University of Arkansas appoints fish health specialist for Arkansas, US lab
The University of Arkansas (US) has appointed Kailash Bohara as an Extension specialist of fish health at its Pine Bluff’s Department of Aquaculture/Fisheries.
Thursday, August 4, 2022
USPOULTRY seminar to highlight efficiencies, welfare and biosecurity best practices in poultry
USPOULTRY's 2022 Live Production, Welfare and Biosecurity Seminar will be held on September 21-22 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Downtown in Nashville, Tennessee, the United States, and will explore many timely and relevant concerns for leader ...
Wednesday, August 3, 2022
AgNext and Elanco announce strategic alliance to advance livestock sustainability
AgNext at Colorado State University (US) and Elanco Animal Health Incorporated have announced a strategic alliance as part of a continued commitment to pioneer sustainability solutions for animal agriculture, transforming the next frontier ...
Tuesday, August 2, 2022
Close to 1,200 bovines in Rajasthan, India, died from lumpy skin disease
The outbreak of lumpy skin disease has become a bane for thousands of cattle herders in western and northern Rajasthan, India, where nearly 1,200 bovines have perished to the disease.
Monday, August 1, 2022
Spain develops tool for easier monitoring of antibiotic use in animals
Spain's Ministry of Agriculture, Fisheries and Food had developed a new tool to make it easier for farmers to self-monitor the use of antibiotics within the Computerized System for the Control of Veterinary Antibiotic Prescriptions (PRESVET ...
Monday, August 1, 2022
Kodagu in Karnataka, India, bans transport of pork over concerns of ASF
Precautions are in place in Kodagu, Karnataka, India, to control the spread of African swine fever (ASF), following the spread of the disease across the districts of Kerala state.
Friday, July 29, 2022
Not much health impact on UK from Brazilian poultry tainted with salmonella, study finds
Salmonella from imported Brazilian poultry doesn't cause much illnesses in the UK consumers, according to a study.
Friday, July 29, 2022
East Java, Indonesia sees highest FMD vaccination rate
The government of East Java, Indonesia, said that the province has recorded the highest foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) vaccination coverage, with 377,985 shots administered to farm animals so far.
Thursday, July 28, 2022
Trials at University of Arizona determine if bioavailable catechins from plants can protect shrimps from diseases
Recent challenge trials in the University of Arizona's (US) Aquaculture Research Facility, led by Dr. Arun K Dhar and Paul Schofield, investigated whether bioavailable catechins recovered from Camellia sinensis plants delivered prophylactic ...

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