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.NIKE High-top sneakers 29cmBLK shoes (K18432 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.Women's Size 7 Nike Free Tr 6 Black pink gold Athletic Running shoes
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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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Others still pointed out that they believed they could eliminate bacteria concerns by washing counters and sinks after rinsing chicken.NEW Adidas Yeezy Boost 700 V2 Geode Sz 6 Grey Kanye West. 100% Authentic. While disinfecting the countertops is always a wise choice and should be done anyway, rinsing chicken is still ineffective in the first place. Continue reading
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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. Ariat 10020063 Groundbreaker Safety Toe Met-Guard Pull On EH Rated Non-Slip BootJordan Super.Fly 2017 921203-010 Black Anthracite UK 9.5 EU 44.5 US 10.5 New shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.Nike Jordan Eclipse Chukka Men's Casual Walking shoes Wolf Grey White
A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?Clarks Originals Desert Trek Travel NYC Men's Tan Leather 26113255 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 Adidas ULTRABOOST X CLIMA Women Running CG3946 Cloud White Pearl Size 10.5It 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. LifeStride Women's I-Loyal Flat Dark Tan 2 7 WideThe highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.Ladies Joe Browns Couture Christobel Boot shoes Vintage Quirky Retro Sizes 4-8 The Horse reports that equine influenza cases have been increasing in both the U.S. and Europe as of late.
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