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.Zara AU Men Sneakers with gold detail 5306 302 040 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.Material Girl Womens Eidyth Low Top Slip On Fashion Sneakers, bluesh, Size 7.0 4I
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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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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. Men 9.5Us Japan Yet Released Nike Air Jordan 1 Mid Cap SetBalenciaga Marble Print High Top Size UK 10 EU 44 US 11 shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.Rocky Grizzly Boot 1,000g Realtree Edge 10.5
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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. Mens Pointy Toe Oxfords Party Dress Formal Wedding Bridal Lace Up Shiny shoes SZIt was the first time in 15 years that horse races were canceled for flu concerns.
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Biosecurity is best
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