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.ZOO Vintage Original Sneakers 1980s size JP 26 Men's shoes Canvas Used Rare 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.DS NIKE 2001 JORDAN III TRUE blueE 12 VINTAGE I IV V VI VIII IX X XI XII XIII II
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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?NIKE low-cut sneakers 26cmBLK shoes (K18486 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. Frye Meghan Black Ankle Shootie Store Display New in BoxIt 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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