Animal Health
Monday, October 13, 2003
Korea, Kyongju City Breakout of Hog Cholera
October 13, 2003 Korea, Kyongju City Breakout of Hog Cholera Hog cholera has broken out again in Kyongju city for the 2nd time in 7 months. The city government said yesterday that 25 pigs at a farm in the region tested positive for the fata ...
Monday, October 13, 2003
Pakistan Fishmeal Industry Demand On-Time Health Certificates
October 13, 2003 Pakistan Fishmeal Industry Demand On-Time Health Certificates Major exporters of fishmeal in Pakistan have complained of facing harassment by the Marine Fisheries Department (MFD) in getting certificates of health for expor ...
Friday, October 10, 2003
Malaysia Needs to Step Up More Research For Animal Health
October 10, 2003 Malaysia Needs to Step Up More Research For Animal Health Industry must make the effort to work closely with tertiary institutions to come up with more Malaysian-made innovations and research on animal health instead of com ...
Friday, October 10, 2003
Better Monitoring of Diseased Livestock
October 10, 2003 Better Monitoring of Diseased Livestock Digital Angel Corp. has signed a contract to provide the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) with electronic tracking devices that will allow the government agency to monitor and isol ...
Wednesday, October 8, 2003
China Ban Certain Animals & Products from the Philippines
October 8, 2003 China Ban Certain Animals & Products from the Philippines Philippines Trade and Industry Secretary Manuel A. Roxas II urged the Department of Agriculture to take appropriate action regarding a ban currently imposed by Hong K ...
Wednesday, October 8, 2003
Brazil Ministry of Agriculture Invests $20m in Animal Health Bio-Security Lab
October 8, 2003 Brazil Ministry of Agriculture Invests $20m in Animal Health Bio-Security Lab The Brazilian Ministry of Agriculture is to complete the erection of a modern animal health bio-security lab in Pedro Leopoldo (Minas Gerais), whi ...
Wednesday, October 8, 2003
EU Ban on Antibiotic May Be Bad for Animal Health
October 8, 2003 EU Ban on Antibiotic May Be Bad for Animal Health The proposed European Union ban on antibiotic growth aroused rebukes by expert critics, saying that it may be bad for animal health with little benefit for human health. Auth ...
Tuesday, October 7, 2003
Japan Mad Cow Case - Possible Influence on US-Canada Trade
October 7, 2003     Japan Mad Cow Case - Possible Influence on US-Canada Trade The U.S. Agriculture Department said on Monday it was investigating on a new case of mad cow disease in a young animal in Japan, which could impact a USDA plan t ...
Monday, October 6, 2003
US Researchers Found Molecule in Meat, Milk & Tumors
October 6, 2003 US Researchers Found Molecule in Meat, Milk & Tumors A non-human molecule found in red meat and milk makes its way into the human system when eaten and seems to build up especially in tumors, US researchers reported.   The c ...
Thursday, October 2, 2003
UK Estimates Total BSE Cost At Euro100 Billion
October 2, 2003 UK Estimates Total BSE Cost At Euro100 Billion A UK panel of international experts has estimated the total long-term cost of BSE in cattle to be close to €100bn, €92bn (65 sterling pound) of which in Europe. The group, heade ...
Thursday, October 2, 2003
No Sign Of Swine Fever In Second Tested Danish Pig
October 2, 2003 No Sign Of Swine Fever In Second Tested Danish Pig A second pig in Denmark suspected of having classical swine fever, or CSF, was cleared of the disease after tests showed negative results. The test were carried out and publ ...
Thursday, October 2, 2003
US Lame Cows Detected Early
October 2, 2003 US Lame Cows Detected Early U.S. cows are feeling the ache in their legs as they walk back and forth from the milking palour, to keep local dairy stocks from declining. Now, it seems that one in five cows in the U.S has a co ...
Thursday, October 2, 2003
US Texas Close To Eradicating Cattle Brucellosis
October 2, 2003 US Texas Close To Eradicating Cattle Brucellosis Texas animal health officials were disappointed, but not surprised when they detected a cattle herd infected with brucellosis in Henderson County, breaking a 13-month stretch ...
Thursday, October 2, 2003
Japan's BSE Investigation Raises Certain Doubts
October 2, 2003 Japan's BSE Investigation Raises Certain Doubts Scrutiny into Japan's mad cow disease outbreak two years ago has led scientists to believe the disease came either through imported Italian cattle feed or British cows. However ...
Tuesday, September 30, 2003
EU To Compensate Netherlands For Bird Flu
September 30, 2003 EU To Compensate Netherlands For Bird Flu The European Commission has decided to pay € 10m to the Dutch government, to compensate poultry producers for losses incurred during this year's avian influenza epidemic. Brussels ...

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