TITLE

NEWS IN BRIEF

PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Veterinary Record: Journal of the British Veterinary Association;3/21/2009, Vol. 164 Issue 12, p350
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers news briefs related to veterinary medicine in Great Britain. The first case of H5N1 avian influenza is confirmed in Germany when a wild duck was found to be positive of the disease. The Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) begins its tour at livestock markets to listen and discuss with farmers about their views and concerns. The Workboost Wales offers free advice and practical advices to small and medium-sized business.
ACCESSION #
39794934

 

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