Category Archives: Animal health for human health

What is wrong with feeding animal by-products?

What is wrong with feeding animal by-products?. It all depends who you ask, as they all have a saying in this case: the animal, the producer, the renderer, the consumer. I am going to prepare a detailed article on this … Continue reading

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ILRI contributes chapters in new book on One Health approach to sanitation and institutional research

ILRI contributes chapters in new book on One Health approach to sanitation and institutional research.

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Precision feeding key to sustainable #livestock production, says UN body @LivestockSustai @DSMFeedTweet

Precision feeding key to sustainable livestock production, says UN body The compound feed industry needs to get behind initiatives that foster precision feeding on small farms in developing markets to help optimize use of on-farm ingredients backed by commercial feed mixes to plug nutritional … Continue reading

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Agriculture-asociated diseases: Can we control them? Stop them? Prevent them? It’s back to the farm (and market) » ILRI news

Agriculture-asociated diseases: Can we control them? Stop them? Prevent them? It’s back to the farm (and market) » ILRI news.  

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Strange chicken disease kills over 200,000 birds | Editor’s picks

Strange chicken disease kills over 200,000 birds | Editor’s picks. Strange Chicken disease kills over 200,000 birds; Category: Editor’s picks Published on Thursday, 07 March 2013 13:36 Share Over 215,000 chickens from poultry farms in the Federal Capital Territory (FCT) and … Continue reading

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Unusual antibodies in cows suggest new ways to make medicines for people

Unusual antibodies in cows suggest new ways to make medicines for people. “These antibodies’ structure and their mechanism for creating diversity haven’t been seen before in other animals’ antibodies,” said Vaughn V. Smider, assistant professor of cell and molecular biology … Continue reading

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