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A common animal protein front may be a path to follow

Joining forces of all animal producers in Mexico strengthens the position of the industry in domestic and international markets and against lobbyist groups, pandemic impacts and any other issues.

At the end of 2010, the Brazilian Poultry Association and the Brazilian Chicken Producers and Exporters Association merged to create the UBABEF. Then in 2014 they joined the Brazilian Association of Pork Producers and Exporters and created the powerful entity of the Brazilian Animal Protein Association (ABPA), involving chicken, eggs, swine and poultry breeders. 

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BRF achieves anti-bribery certification

By earning certification through ISO 37.001 anti-bribery management system, company is recognized for action plans to prevent and combat bribery and corruption

BRF, the third largest poultry producer in the world, has won the ISO 37.001 anti-bribery management system certification. 

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A recombinant NDV as a vector for a Mexican COVID-19 vaccine

The development of this vaccine is carried out by Avimex in Mexico, that will undoubtedly be of benefit for all.

I am not a virologist, nor am I a researcher, but last week news on the development of a vaccine against SARS-CoV2 virus in Mexico using a recombinant Newcastle disease virus (NDV) really caught my attention.

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