Monday, 22 April 2019

Ionophores are the second top-selling class of antimicrobials used in food-producing animals in the United States.

With the Easter festivities right around the corner, CBP is reminding the traveling public that cascarones (confetti-filled eggshells) are restricted to quantities of 12 per passenger and the shells may be decorated, etched, or painted but they must be clean, dry, and free of any egg residue.

By Donna Lu

Artificial intelligence is using satellite images to observe farms. The technique is being tested in the US to detect farms that may be illegally polluting the waterways, and has been trialled across Europe to monitor and inspect farmland.

More eggs have been recalled from Victorian and New South Wales supermarkets amid fears of salmonella contamination.

By Simon Carswell

Department of Agriculture says it will be ready for food inspections if there is no deal

The United States Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) confirmed the presence of virulent Newcastle disease in a small flock of pet chickens in Coconino County, Arizona. This is the first case of virulent Newcastle disease in Arizona.