ADB to help South Asia slow spread of livestock diseases
GlobalMeatNews, Friday 17 October 2014

The Asian Development Bank (ADB) is to work with the Japan Fund for Poverty Reduction to help South Asian nations slow the spread of livestock diseases.


Study questions 21-day quarantine period for Ebola
ScienceDaily, Wednesday 15 October 2014

As medical personnel and public health officials are responding to the first reported cases of Ebola Virus in the United States, many of the safety and treatment procedures for treating the virus and preventing its spread are being reexamined.


China pledges millions to support food security, agri-sustainability
FoodNavigator, Wednesday 15 October 2014

China has announced a US$50m donation to the Food and Agriculture Organisation to support the UN body’s programme of "South-South cooperation" to improve food security and promote sustainable agricultural development over the next five years.


Food prices stable – but meat prices at record high
FeedNavigator, Tuesday 14 October 2014

Meat prices are at an historic high – despite international food markets being more stable than they have been in years, according to the Food and Agriculture Organisation’s latest Food Outlook report.


China approves veterinary bird flu vaccine
GlobalMeatNews, Friday 10 October 2014

China has approved a newly developed inactivated vaccine for poultry against a strain of the H7N9 avian influenza - PR8.


New estimates put price of US foodborne disease at $15.6 billion per year
CIDRAP NEWS SCAN, Thursday 9 October 2014

Costs associated with foodborne illnesses in the United States total more than $15.6 billion annually, according to a data product released Oct 7 by the US Department of Agriculture's (USDA's) Economic Research Service containing updated estimates. The pathogen associated with the greatest cost is Salmonella, accounting for $3.7 billion each year. Next in order are Toxopasma gondii at $3.3 billion and Listeria at $2.8 billion.


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