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.Tokyo Keiso SFC-M UT-32751B und 8x UT32748 inkl.Rechnung 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.Quartet Duramax Porcelain Whiteboard - 96 Width X 48 Height - White Porcelain
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Health agencies have shared the message again and again: SIEMENS 3RV2011-1KA10 9-12.52A 600V UNMPWashing 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.”
Many Twitter users fired back, casting doubt on the idea that washing isn’t sufficient for getting rid of bacteria. 1PC NEW Panasonic Contactors FC-15N 220VACOthers vehemently insisted that washing chicken was what their families have always done, and they weren’t interested in shifting gears. 1pcs Used Autonics BYD30-DDT-U SensorSome pointed to homemade remedies believed to provide a more thorough wash, like soaking the raw meat with lemon juice, vinegar or saltwater (though these ingredients do not kill bacteria, according to science).
Others still pointed out that they believed they could eliminate bacteria concerns by washing counters and sinks after rinsing chicken.USB Money Clip Stylo Boîte Ensemble-Cadeau Mathématiques white Boulier Compte 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. Telemecanique ZC2JE04 NSFP GENUINE ZC2 JE04GLOBAL ACCESS GA-4600 GA4600 (USED TESTED CLEANED) shows, however, that the general public may still have a knowledge gap about food allergens, including those who handle food in restaurants.CUJB10-20D CUJB1020D NEW 1pc SMC cylinder C03 TT
A team of researchers quizzed nearly 300 restaurant workers in Düsseldorf, Germany about their food allergen expertise. Could they identify major allergens?TYCO KRP-11AG-24 KRP11AG24 (USED TESTED CLEANED) 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 findings: Continue reading
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. 10PCS BOX NEW Tungaloy VNMG160408-SM T6130It 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. SE Electronics T2 Condenser MicrophoneThe highly infectious virus has also been seen recently in the U.S. states of California, Arizona, Ohio, Indiana, Washington and Tennessee.Pioneer DJ HDJ-X5BT Over-Ear blueetooth DJ Headphones - White 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. Johnson Controls HVAC Control Modules A350AA D350AA1 Y350R S350AA (Set of 4)It can survive for two days on a surface, so horse equipment and stables should be disinfected frequently and methodically. Continue reading