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.Vtg TMNT Mail Away Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles FAN CLUB MEMBERSHIP KIT 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.Horizon Canopy - Future Sight - Magic the Gathering - Mtg FUT
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Health agencies have shared the message again and again: Pokemon TCG Hoopa EX Lendary Premium Collection Box SealedWashing 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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Others still pointed out that they believed they could eliminate bacteria concerns by washing counters and sinks after rinsing chicken.Spyro the Dragon-Spyro the Dragon 17 cm Stairs Action Figure While disinfecting the countertops is always a wise choice and should be done anyway, rinsing chicken is still ineffective in the first place. Continue reading
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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. Raichu 14 62 Fossil Set Holo Rare Pokemon Card NM MintPlay Arts Kai - Raiden (METAL GEAR SOLID 2 SONS OF LIBERTY) shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.TruForce Collectibles Designer Series X Megaman X Action Figure NEW
A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?Bulk lot of Force of Will common, uncommon and some foil, 1000+ cards 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. Marvel Legends Kree Set Captain MarvelIt 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. 2013 BREAKING BAD Walter White Los Pollos Hermanos Con Exclusive Mezco SDCC FigThe highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.New PS Vita Ship This breaks Import Japan The Horse reports that equine influenza cases have been increasing in both the U.S. and Europe as of late.
Biosecurity is best
The virus that causes equine influenza is about as contagious as can be, meaning horse caretakers have to be vigilant. Herpa 1 200 MV-22B Osprey YQ00 USMC VMM-268 Red DragonsIt can survive for two days on a surface, so horse equipment and stables should be disinfected frequently and methodically. Continue reading