Livestock-related interventions during emergencies: A technical manual is now available
13 July 2016

Hundreds of millions of people worldwide depend on livestock for their livelihoods. Livestock is particularly important as a source of food and income in some of the areas most affected by natural and human-induced disasters, whether it is in Sub-Saharan Africa or the Near East for example. read more...

As H5N1 spreads in West and Central Africa FAO calls for increased vigilance
13 July 2016

Cameroon becomes latest country in region to detect virulent bird flu. Countries across West and Central Africa are on alert as the highly pathogenic avian influenza virus H5N1continues to spread across the region, with Cameroon becoming the latest African country to detect the disease. The strain can infect and cause death in humans and kills poultry at a high rate read more...

Salmonella, antibiotic resistance declining in US poultry meat
12 July 2016

Incidence of Salmonella in ground chicken and turkey meat has dropped to its lowest level since the FDA began monitoring the foodborne pathogen, according to a new report. read more...

ASIA (Iraq) Avian Influenza HPAI H5N1
12 July 2016

On Tue 12 Jul 2016, the Wasit Provincial Council reported cases of bird flu in a number of poultry farms in the areas north of the province (city of Kut) and directed the concerned authorities to destroy more than 2.5 million chickens. read more...

How the bacterial protective shell is adapted to challenging environments
7 July 2016

July 7, 2016. A new study reveals novel bacterial defense mechanisms against the immune system and how they can become resistant to antibiotics. read more...

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