Animal Health
Thursday, March 2, 2023
Germany confirms another case of African swine fever
German authorities have confirmed another case of African swine fever (ASF) in a swine farm located in east Germany, Brandenburg state, Yahoo! News reported.
Thursday, March 2, 2023
VIV Asia and Meat Pro Asia happening on March 8-10
Thousands of participants from the feed, meat and aquaculture industries worldwide will be meeting on March 8-10 at VIV Asia 2023 in Bangkok, Thailand.
Wednesday, March 1, 2023
Evonik to present innovations in sustainable animal nutrition and health at VIV Asia 2023
Evonik will showcase its wide range of innovative solutions for improving animal nutrition and animal health at VIV Asia in Bangkok, Thailand, taking place from March 8-10.
Tuesday, February 28, 2023
Acceligen unveils breeding of PRRS-resistant pigs
Acceligen, an innovator in sustainable agriculture, announced the breeding of gene-edited pigs with resistance to porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS).
Tuesday, February 28, 2023
Trial results show Anpario's pHorce effective against Seneca Valley virus in pigs
In an independent trial conducted at Pipestone Applied Research Facility in the United States, pHorce by Anpario was found to be an effective mitigant against Seneca Valley virus, as well as Porcine Epidemic Diarrhoea virus (PEDv) and Porci ...
Tuesday, February 28, 2023
Philippines boosts public awareness of ASF as disease spreads to Capiz
The Philippines' Department of Agriculture in Western Visayas saw the need to boost public awareness on the impact of African swine fever (ASF) as the animal disease is now affecting the province of Capiz, the Philippine News Agency reporte ...
Tuesday, February 28, 2023
Makueni County, Kenya, begins vaccination for 20,000 livestock
The government of Makueni County, Kenya, through the Department of Agriculture, has started a vaccination exercise against contagious diseases targeting 200,000 livestock.
Tuesday, February 28, 2023
Poland confirms ASF outbreaks in wild boar in country's north
Poland has reported outbreaks of African swine fever (ASF) in five wild boar in the northern part of the country, the World Organisation for Animal Health (WOAH) said on February 27 citing Polish authorities.
Monday, February 27, 2023
USDA: Aquaculture research aims to reduce rainbow trout losses in US hatcheries
Rainbow trout are one of the most valuable finfish in the United States, valued at more than US$200 million in 2021, according to the United States Department of Agriculture's (USDA) National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS).
Friday, February 24, 2023
Canadian university researchers find link between overlooked gene and antimicrobial resistance
Researchers at the University of Saskatchewan (USask, Canada) have discovered how a previously overlooked gene is involved in antimicrobial resistance.
Thursday, February 23, 2023
University of Queensland: Vaccine created to address bovine trichomoniasis protozoa
The impacts of a venereal disease that causes cattle infertility and costs the industry hundreds of millions of dollars could be mitigated by an experimental vaccine created at the University of Queensland.
Wednesday, February 22, 2023
Elanco adds animal health veteran to executive committee
Elanco Animal Health announced on February 20 the appointment of Tim Bettington as the company's executive vice president of corporate strategy and market development.
Tuesday, February 21, 2023
African swine fever vaccine to be available in the Philippines
Philippines' agricultural product firm KPP Powers Commodities has partnered with Vietnam's AVAC Vietnam Joint Stock for the distribution of the first commercially available African swine fever (ASF) vaccine in the country, BusinessMirror re ...
Tuesday, February 21, 2023
US NASDA members support new incentives to help farmers respond against animal diseases
Members of the National Association of State Departments of Agriculture (NASDA) in the United States recently supported creating new incentives to assist US farmers in the development of response plans to prepare for and prevent animal dise ...
Monday, February 20, 2023
Thirty commercial pig farms in Penang, Malaysia, hit by ASF
The veterinary department of Penang, Malaysia, confirmed on February 14 that 30 commercial pig farms in the state have been affected by African swine fever (ASF).

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