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 Hyperdunk 2014 Hyper Crimson Light Mag DS 653640-801 Men Size 9.5 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.Mens DC shoes Court Graffik SQ Pewter(pew) Size 11.5
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Health agencies have shared the message again and again: Vans Era (BMX Checkerboard) Brown Teal Demitasse Size 9 Men 10.5 Women JapanWashing 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. Air Jordans bluee Black Sz 8.5ADIDAS CAMPUS 80S HORSEHAIR SNAKESKIN Size 11.5 Art G97269 PRE-OWNED. shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.Nike Zoom Speed TR2 TB Mens Size 14 NWB Grey white
A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?Vans Authentic Lite Rich Jacobs Faces Ultra Cush VN-0XB3FKS Men's Size 11.5 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. Freyrie Sneaker Hombre F58R780 NavyIt 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. REEBOK royal prime junior white num-25The highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.PUMA SNEAKERS ESCAPER SL black 364422-16 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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