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Benjamín Ruiz

Benjamín Ruiz

Benjamin Ruiz es editor en jefe de Industria Avicola. Por correo electrónico a Benjamin Ruiz is an editor of Industria Avicola.


The agrifood sector boom in Brazil is yet to come

Brazil takes up the path of poultry and swine production and exports with momentum and reaffirms its role in food security.
“Transparency is not enough. We have to show the world who we are.” For the president of the ABPA, Francisco Turra, Brazil has a promising future in the agri-food sector, he said in the opening of SIAVS 2019.
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The hysteria of Listeria in meat

The recent outbreak of listeriosis in Spain highlights the importance of food safety, the use of food preservatives and consumers' trust.
Benjamín Ruiz analyzes the recent outbreak of listeriosis in Spain and its impact on animal protein production and consumers' trust.
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Mexico will hold 8 ASF-related emergency drills

Mexico is free of African swine fever, but still needs to evaluate its emergency response systems.
Mexico is free of African swine fever (ASF) and to reduce the risk of the disease entering the country, the National Service of Health, Safety and Food Quality (Senasica) is conducting permanent surveillance of pests and diseases that could put livestock and public health in peril.
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Mexico and its avian flu reports to the OIE

Reports in backyard birds do not mean that Mexico is not acting, or that the whole country is contaminated.
So many reports could lead to questioning whether avian flu is resurfacing in Mexico. Nevertheless, it does not seem to be the case. A Mexican poultry association explains why.
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