Monday links

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Don’t have time to scour the internet for the latest animal science, food safety, and agriculture news? Relax, we’ve got it covered.

Animal Science:

Getting fly control right on poultry farms — Poultry World Most people welcome the onset of summer, but for poultry producers it brings […]

Some almond trees don’t need no stinkin’ bees!

About 80% of the country’s commercial bees (and their beekeepers) visit California during the months of February and March. Typically, during this time, the bees are busy buzzing around and pollinating the state’s almond trees. However, a relatively new variety of almond called Independence could change the need for bees and the beekeeper business as […]

7 things you need to know this Monday

[ SPANISH ] Summer is finally here, and with it comes a lot of news in the animal and food safety industries. Don’t have time to scour the internet for all that you need to know? Relax, we have you covered.

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How sweet it is: Honey fights antibiotic resistance

[ SPANISH ] Low in saturated fat, cholesterol and sodium, honey has long been considered one of the world’s super foods. Not only is it a natural sweetener, but honey has many healing properties. Records dating back to first Egyptian dynasty showcase the importance of the sweet nectar. In Niuserre’s Sun temple, hieroglyphics showcase bee-keepers. […]