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.2012 Nike Air Jordan IX 9 Retro BLACK RED LIGHT OLIVE GREEN BRED 302370-020 DS 8 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.Adidas Nmd R1 W Sneakers Pink White By3034
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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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A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?Donald J Pliner Mens Slip-On Loafer- Pick SZ color. 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. Dr. Scholl's Parler Wedge Bootie - Women's Size 9M, BeigeIt 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. New Balance MS247EC Men Fabric Mesh Green Trainers UK Size 6 - 12The highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.Skechers Ez Flex Ladies Trainers shoes Womens Footwear The Horse reports that equine influenza cases have been increasing in both the U.S. and Europe as of late.
Biosecurity is best
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