Spain, a country that has successfully fought to eliminate African swine fever (ASF) from its borders in years past, is testing a potential new vaccine against ASF virus.San-ei Plush Doll Pokemon All Star Collection PP12 From japan The oral vaccine has been tested so far on wild boars, but if the results are successful, it could be used to protect the country’s domestic herds.Roller Coaster Thrill Rides Web Weaver Building Christmas Set 439 Piece GLOW IN
A team of Madrid-based researchers tried the vaccine on nine wild boar piglets, and the results were as hoped.MY LITTLE PONY 35TH ANNIVERSARY G1 RETRO 1983 ORIGINAL COLLECTION PRETTY PARLOR
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Health agencies have shared the message again and again: Lego City 60009 Helicopter Arrest New in Sealed Box 352 Pieces NISBWashing raw meat just causes the bacteria to splash around your sink, your hands and your clothes.
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) tweeted a reminder about this fact recently: “Don’t wash your raw chicken! Washing can spread germs from the chicken to other foods or utensils in the kitchen.”
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People who work in food production and processing, as well as food-allergic individuals, can tell you a lot about food allergens — what they are, how they work, and even how they are regulated and labeled. 1988 LEGO Castle Twin Arm Launcher (6039) COMPLETE (Orig. Instructions, NO BOX)RARE 1997 PRINCESS DIANA TY BEANIE BABY RETIRED P.E. PELLETS - NEW shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.LEGO Harry Potter Quidditch Match 75956 Catch a Match At Hogwarts New Sealed
A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?Trolls Sing Along Boombox with Real Working Microphone Did they know how allergic reactions worked, and did they feel comfortable serving food-allergic diners? Roughly 10% of people in Europe and North America have food allergies, and evidence suggests that percentage is growing.
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The threat of equine influenza took the horse racing world by storm this year as an above-average number of infections cancelled races in the United Kingdom. NEW LEGO Star Wars 75146 Advent Calendar Building KitIt was the first time in 15 years that horse races were canceled for flu concerns.
The ongoing U.K. outbreak has seen 69 cases, mostly in England, but one as far north as Aberdeenshire in Scotland. Lego OASIS NOEL LIAM GALLAGHER minifigure MANCHESTER STORE rare like mr gold 157The highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.LEGO Creator bluee Roadster Set The Horse reports that equine influenza cases have been increasing in both the U.S. and Europe as of late.
Biosecurity is best
The virus that causes equine influenza is about as contagious as can be, meaning horse caretakers have to be vigilant. Stinger Scorpion retired TY Beanie Baby 1998 With RARE ERRORSIt can survive for two days on a surface, so horse equipment and stables should be disinfected frequently and methodically. Continue reading