The director general of Animal Health of SAGARPA, Joaquín Braulio Delgadillo was chosen to represent North America, Central America and the Caribbean. Representing South America is the delegate of Paraguay, Hugo Idoyaga Benitez.
He reaffirmed the organization's commitment to ending hunger and malnutrition during the FAO Governing Conference
June 10, 2015
Incumbent FAO Director-General José Graziano da Silva has been re-elected to a second term in the organization's top post with the highest number of votes ever in the history of the organization--177 out of 182.
Birds were not showing any clinical signs, but virus was confirmed after routine testing was conducted
January 25, 2015
Low pathogenic H5N2 avian influenza has struck a broiler breederfarm in Spanish Lookout, Belize, the first occurrence of the disease in the country,according to a report from the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE).
US Agriculture Coalition for Cuba is supported by more than 30 agricultural organizations and companies
January 8, 2015
Prominent U.S. food and agriculture associationsand companies announced the formation of a coalition that seeks to advance traderelations between the United States and Cuba by ending the embargo policy.
A few days ago, the analyst Ken Shwedel published in his weekly bulletin that the good news for the Cubans of diplomatic relations and the relative openness with the U.S. is not necessarily good news for Mexican agriculture.