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27 January 2014
View news from Argentina Angus Genetics Get Chinese Screening
ARGENTINA – Animal health officials have screened Angus genetic material for disease with a view to it being exported to the Chinese market....
15 January 2014
View news from Argentina National Laboratory Declared Brucellosis Reference Centre
ARGENTINA – The World Organisation for Animal Health (FAO) has declared a National Service for Animal Health and Food Safety (SENASA) facility as suitable to be a reference centre for Brucellosis....
06 January 2014
View news from Argentina Could Cow Belches Be A New Power Source?
ARGENTINA – Cattle back-packs are being used to capture methane from a cow’s stomach as part of a ground breaking experiment in Argentina....
31 December 2013
View news from Argentina Bovine TB Surveillance System Set Up in Tierra del Fuego
ARGENTINA - The Argentine National Health Service and Food Quality (SENASA), has approved the Epidemiological Surveillance System for Bovine Tuberculosis, aimed at maintaining the health status of "Free of Bovine Tuberculosis" in the province of Tierra...
20 November 2013
View news from Argentina Argentina Second Largest Beef Supplier of Chile
ARGENTINA – An Argentinian trade delegation has revealed Argentina as the second largest beef exporter to Chile after Brazil....
31 October 2013
View news from Argentina Dairy Deliveries to Benefit from Road Improvement Scheme
ARGENTINA – Dairy farmers and processors are set to benefit from a cash injection to improve 50 kilometres of road infrastructure in the Cordoba region....
25 October 2013
View news from Argentina Argentina Reports Record Growth in Pig, Poultry and Dairy Production
ARGENTINA - In the last ten years, poultry, pig and dairy production grew 170 per cent, 109 per cent and 43 per cent respectively. The per capita consumption of the three food sectors grew to 5 to 9.2 per cent per year, respectively, between 2003 and...
22 October 2013
View news from Argentina Six Provinces See Second Round of Foot and Mouth Vaccinations
ARGENTINA – Animal health services have commenced the second round of foot and mouth disease (FMD) vaccinations, to run from 15 October to 15 December....
17 October 2013
View news from Argentina Argentina Faces Shortages of Corn, Wheat
ANALYSIS – Argentine feedlots and poultry producers say there is not enough corn to go around, and at the same time wheat prices have gone sky high, writes Chris Wright, senior editor....
10 October 2013
View news from Argentina Support Initiative Sees SanCor First to Make Funding Pledge
ARGENTINA – A government support scheme, involving the cooperation of private processors and distributors, is to offer short term loans for suppliers of the country's main exporter, SanCor....
27 September 2013
View news from Argentina Herd Rebuilding Process Takes Back Seat as Production Soars
ARGENTINA – Herd rebuilding aspirations have been jeopardised by an increase in female cattle slaughter this year....
24 September 2013
View news from Argentina Argentina Assists Paraguay With FMD Risk
ARGENTINA – A foot and mouth disease (FMD) framework has been rolled out by Argentinian health experts in Paraguay....
11 September 2013
View news from Argentina $200 Million Credit Support Explained to Cordoba Farmers
ARGENTINA – Government efforts to even out power in the dairy supply chain were communicated to small and medium sized produces in the Cordoba region last week....
30 August 2013
View news from Argentina Lower Prices Force Beef Export Volumes Up
ARGENTINA - Argentine exports of beef in July were slightly higher than in June but considerably higher over the first seven months of the years compared to the same period in 2012. ...
29 July 2013
View news from Argentina Tick Policy Introduces Provincial Monitoring
ARGENTINA – Tick control movement and monitoring measures have been bolstered by the introduction of a ‘provincial plan’ revealed this week by the National Health and Food Quality Service (SENASA)....
View news from Argentina Argentinean Beef Exports Production Increase
ARGENTINA - Argentinean beef exports during the first half of 2013 increased 11 per cent year-on-year, to 66,333 tonnes, driven by higher demand from Chile, Russia, China and Morocco according to data from IPCVA. ...
24 July 2013
View news from Argentina New Invention to Speed Up Milk Quality Checks
ARGENTINA - Scientists at the University of Buenos Aires have devised a fast and easy method of detecting melamine and urea in milk....
28 June 2013
View news from Argentina Technical Input Vital for Defeating TB
ARGENTINA – Figureheads from the agricultural sector have stressed the importance of the national animal health bodies working with farmers and veterinarians for the success of the national bovine tuberculosis programme....
14 June 2013
View news from Argentina Disinfection Ruling Introduced on EU Bound Cattle
ARGENTINA – Shipments of live cattle bound for the European Union will require certification following the verification of the Single Certificate of Washing and Disinfection, a hygiene measure for live animal transport....
12 June 2013
View news from Argentina Argentinian Officials Hold Dairy Trade Discussions With China
ARGENTINA – Government officials have met with figures from the Chinese dairy processing and retailing sectors to discuss the possibility of strengthening the trading relationship between the two countries....
29 May 2013
View news from Argentina Ministry Trumpets Genetic Export Success
ARGENTINA – Chinese standards officials have given the go ahead for 11 packages of cattle semen and embryos to be imported....
22 May 2013
View news from Argentina Ministry Grant Money For Disease Control
ARGENTINA – The Foundation Barrera Zoofitosanitaria Patagonia (FUNBAPA) will receive 20 million pesos to invest in animal disease control systems, equipment and checkpoints....
06 May 2013
View news from Argentina New Rules Introduced For Quality Beef Destined For Russia
ARGENTINA – Stringent packaging and slaughtering rules are being introduced to ensure traceability for certain higher quality beef cuts to be exported to the Russian market. ...
17 April 2013
View news from Argentina Summit Discusses Regional BSE Options For South America
ARGENTINA – Understanding and strategy of how to control BSE disease was the topic of a summit of the veterinary committee of the Southern Cone....
12 April 2013
View news from Argentina OIE Director General Praised Argentina over Animal Health
ARGENTINA - The Director General of the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) Bernard Vallat praised Argentina for its standards in animal health during a visit to the Argentine National Reference Laboratory Agency. ...
22 March 2013
View news from Argentina State Efforts to Tighten Food Regulations Take Shape
ARGENTINA – Food safety and traceability regulations for the Entre Rios region are gathering momentum, according to the National Animal Health and Quality Service who spoke with regional officials this week....
14 March 2013
View news from Argentina Semen Clinics Given China Green Light
ARGENTINA – The National Animal Health and Quality Service (SENASA) has granted permission for nine artificial insemination (AI) and embryo transfer centres to export their bovine semen and embryos to China. ...
04 March 2013
View news from Argentina Ministry Extends FMD Vaccination-free Zone
ARGENTINA – An extension of the foot and mouth disease (FMD) vaccination free zone has been confirmed from the regions between Black River Province and the Party of Patagonian province of Buenos Aires. ...
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