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02.08.2017

From 1 to 28 February 2017 the World Organization for Animal Health was notified about 865 outbreaks of highly dangerous animal diseases.

During the reporting period the following outbreaks were reported in Russia: African swine fever in agricultural animals - 4 in the Saratov Oblast, and in wild boars – 1 in the Orel Oblast and 1 in the Ivanovo Oblast. Highly pathogenic avian influenza was reported in the Kaliningrad Oblast (1).

02.08.2017

Veterinarians of poultry farms of the RF and CIS-countries took part in research and practical conference of the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” “Current issues of infectious avian diseases diagnosis and prevention in commercial poultry production” on February 16-17, 2017. A number of issues related to disease freedom of poultry farms were discussed during the conference.

02.08.2017

On January 26, 2017, experts of the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” attended the 22nd International Exhibition MVC: GRAIN-COMPOUND FEED-ANIMAL HEALTH-2017. The Exhibition was held in Moscow, Hall 75, National Economy Achievement Exhibition (VDNKh). Over 400 companies and institutions from 26 European, Asian and North American countries as well as from 44 RF regions participated in the exhibition.

02.08.2017

In January 2017, 916 disease outbreaks were notified to the OIE.

I. The following disease outbreaks were reported in Russia^

02.08.2017

Negotiations between Yevgeny Gromyko, RF Deputy Minister for Agriculture, and Purev Sergelen, Minister of Food, Agriculture and Light Industry of Mongolia, took place within the framework of the International Green Week Berlin 2017, the 82nd international exhibition for the food, agriculture, and gardening industry on January 20, 2017. Dmitry Lozovoy took part in the event representing the Russian delegation on behalf of the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” subordinated to the Rosselkhoznadzor.

07.07.2017

On April 19, 2017 the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” was visited by the delegates of Animal and Plant Quarantine Agency (QIA), Republic of Korea. Joint research cooperation and licensing of the FGBI ARRIAH-manufactured FMD preparations in the Republic of Korea were negotiated during the visit.

07.07.2017

On March 21, 2017, the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” was visited by the delegates of the Agri-Food and Veterinary Authority, Republic of Singapore. The visit was organized within the framework of the working visit of the Singapore delegation to the Russian Federation aimed at review and assessment of the Russian system for ensuring safety of animal food products (poultry meat and pork and ready-to-eat products thereof) and assessment of risks at such products’ importation to the Singapore market.

07.07.2017

On March 20, 2017, the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” was visited by the delegates of the Japanese Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fishery. The visit was organized within the framework of the working visit of the Japanese delegation to the Russian Federation aimed at review and assessment of the Russian system for ensuring safety of poultry food products (raw poultry meat) and assessment of risks at such products’ importation to the Japanese market.

07.07.2017

On April 5-8, 2017, the delegation of the Rosselkhoznadzor subordinate FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” represented by D. Lozovoy (Director) and S. Starov (Deputy Director for Quality) participated in the negotiations on registration of the FGBI ARRIAH-manufactured vaccines in the Unified EU Register, on GMP audits and distribution of the FGBI ARRIAH products in Bulgaria. The negotiations were held in the Bulgarian Food Safety Agency (BFSA), Sophia, Bulgaria.

10.05.2017

The representatives of the Bulgarian Food Safety Agency (BFSA) paid a working visit to the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” on December 6 – 8, 2016. The aim of the visit was the inspection of production facilities and evaluation of their compliance with GMP requirements due to export of veterinary products to the Republic of Bulgaria.

10.05.2017

The specialists from the Rosselkhoznadzor Territorial Administration and subordinate organizations took part in the Crimean Food Forum, an exclusive fair for food, drinks and raw materials which took place in Yalta, Republic of Crimea on November 18 – 20.

The fair was organized with the support of the RF Ministry of Agriculture, Crimean Ministry of Agriculture and Crimean Ministry of Industrial Policy.

10.05.2017

The world’s leading trade show for animal husbandry and livestock management EuroTier Hannover will take place on 15 – 18 November, 2016.

10.05.2017

On December 8, 2016 the dealers’ meeting  was hosted by the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” subordinate to the Rosselkhoznadzor. Director Dmitry Lozovoy welcomed the guests and participants of the conference.

A new dealer system introduced on May 4, 2016 was summed up in the course of the event. The deficiencies and shortcomings of the system were carefully analyzed; in particular the reasons for the occurrence of dealer’s accounts receivable due to payment term violation were highlighted.

10.05.2017

Solemn award ceremony for winners of Vladimir Brand Competition, Regional competition of product quality, organized for promotion of products of the Vladimir Oblast establishments that were the best in the performance, product and service quality improvement was held in the Vladimir Oblast Chamber for Commerce and Industry on December 28, 2016. The event was organized by the Vladimir Oblast Administration, Standardization, Metrology and Certification Centre and Chamber for Commerce and Industry. 

17.03.2017

In 2016 the FGBI “Federal Centre for Animal Health” provided scientific support for the works associated with infectious virus disease monitoring, assessment of risks of such disease introduction and spread as well as their prevention, eradication and measures taken for animal health and environment protection as a part of the Rosselkhoznadzor activities aimed at control and ensuring the biological and food safety of the Russian Federation.