Get ready for the week with the Monday links

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Food safety

Food fraud: MEPs call for measures to fix weak links in the production chain – European Parliament News

The European Parliament plans to review its food production […]

Here are your 11-11 Monday links

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Canada’s ag minister warns of “thickening” of border over COOL – Food Safety News

It’s the latest in the ongoing battle over the U.S.’s country-of-origin labeling (COOL) law.

For […]

The first Monday links of October

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Federal government shutdown: Impact on food safety may compound over time – Food Safety News

The long-term effects could be worse than the short-term effects.

WTO forms compliance […]

Kick start your week with the Monday links

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

Food safety

Russia-U.S. in talks over trade resumption – The Pig Site

The two nations are slated to participate in a conference call today in an effort to resolve the […]

Start your day off right with the Monday links

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

Food safety

FDA, FSIS to hold public meeting on risk assessment of Listeria monocytogenes in retail delis – Center for Food Safety and Applied Nutrition

The public meeting is planned […]

Eastern equine encephalitis cases increase in the wake of Hurricane Isaac

The aftermath of Hurricane Isaac is being felt in many ways, including burgeoning mosquito populations that spread eastern equine encephalitis (EEE), according to TheHorse.com.

The mosquitoes, which can spread EEE and other diseases such as West Nile virus, breed in stagnant water left behind by the storm. As of Tuesday, there were 43 confirmed cases […]

Mosquito woes: Protecting horses from insect-borne illnesses

Mosquitoes are not just those little annoying insects that drive us crazy at dusk. Along with their painful bites, mosquitoes also can carry viruses that can cause deadly diseases in horses. Late summer into autumn is the time of year that we start to see those diseases rear their ugly heads.

West Nile virus

West […]