Tag Archives: AnimalHealth

After the Storm: Haiti’s Mobile Vets Help Restore Livelihoods

Photo: ©FAO/Justine Texier

Through FAO’s mobile veterinary clinics, farming families are supported to return to self-sufficiency after Hurricane Matthew.

15 June 2017, Torbeck, Haiti – Since Hurricane Matthew hit Haiti in October last year, the number of people …

Written question – Lumpy skin disease – E-003316/2017

A recent EFSA report has confirmed the arrival in Europe of lumpy skin disease, an infectious disease that affects cattle and is transmitted through insect bites. The pathogen is the poxvirus, a virus that can …

FAO issues alert over lethal virus affecting popular tilapia fish

Photo: ©FAO/Tony Karumba

Joyce Makaka tends her FAO-assisted fish farm in western Kenya.

26 May 2017, Rome–A highly contagious disease is spreading among farmed and wild tilapia, one of the world’s most important fish for human consumption. …

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European Commission imposes anti-dumping duties on more Chinese steel products

The Commission today published definitive anti-dumping measures a new type of steel products originating in China. The latest investigation confirmed the preliminary findings that the …

Latest daily news

European Commission imposes anti-dumping duties on more Chinese steel products

The Commission today published definitive anti-dumping measures a new type of steel products originating in China. The latest investigation confirmed the preliminary findings that the …

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