• chickens
  • In a teleconference with reporters on 1 May, officials from the FDA and U.S. Department of Agriculture said that between 2.5 and 3 million people in the United States had consumed chickens that had consumed feed containing contaminated vegetable protein from China. (wikipedia.org)
  • As of 7 May 2007, United States food safety officials stated: "There is very low risk to human health from consuming meat from hogs and chickens known to have been fed animal feed supplemented with pet food scraps that contained melamine and melamine-related compounds" In the 2007 outbreak, as all three pet food ingredients containing melamine had been imported from China, investigators focused their inquiries there. (wikipedia.org)
  • As of 7 May, United States food safety officials stated: "There is very low risk to human health from consuming meat from hogs and chickens known to have been fed animal feed supplemented with pet food scraps that contained melamine and melamine-related compounds" The first recalls were announced by Menu Foods late on Friday, 16 March 2007, for cat and dog food products in the United States. (wikipedia.org)
  • pigs
  • 1952: His sons Pierre and Xavier shifted the company's activity towards mineral feed for pigs and, in 1955, created the first Breton "Piétrain" breed pig farm. (wikipedia.org)
  • manure
  • CAFOs are commonly characterized as having large numbers of animals crowded into a confined space, a situation that results in the concentration of manure in a small area. (wikipedia.org)
  • pork
  • More recently, dioxins have been in the news with the poisoning of President Viktor Yushchenko of Ukraine in 2004, the Naples Mozzarella Crisis the 2008 Irish pork crisis, and the German feed incident of 2010. (wikipedia.org)
  • ingredients
  • In the People's Republic of China, the adulteration and contamination of several food and feed ingredients with inexpensive melamine and other compounds, such as cyanuric acid, ammeline and ammelide, are common practice. (wikipedia.org)
  • adequate
  • The daily feed ration is insufficient at a rapid need for calcium, which occurs during this period, and the lack of adequate preparation of the animal results in hypocalcemia. (farmhealth.eu)
  • Menu
  • After more than three weeks of complaints from consumers, the recall began voluntarily with the Canadian company Menu Foods on 16 March 2007, when a company test showed sickness and death in some of the test animals. (wikipedia.org)
  • company
  • They then joined the animal-feed business, and by 1992, their company Hope Group was very large. (wikipedia.org)
  • Purina Mills' new owner planned to merge the company with its Land O'Lakes Farmland Feed division but would keep the Purina name and logo. (wikipedia.org)
  • Winters was discharged from the Army and returned to civilian life, working first in New Jersey and later in Pennsylvania, where he set up his own company selling chocolate byproducts from The Hershey Company to producers of animal feed. (wikipedia.org)
  • high
  • The domestic manioc price has reached 5000 dong (18.5 €cents) per kilo, an overly high price level for making animal feed. (allaboutfeed.net)
  • Melamine by itself has not been thought to be very toxic to animals or humans except possibly in very high concentrations, but the combination of melamine and cyanuric acid has been implicated in kidney failure. (wikipedia.org)
  • Food
  • When formulating food rations, there is an increasing attention for the development of immunity, the supportive effect on animal health and the removal of the need for antibiotics. (gdanimalhealth.com)
  • Reports of widespread adulteration of Chinese animal feed with melamine have raised the issue of melamine contamination in the human food supply both in China and abroad. (wikipedia.org)
  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has received reports of several thousand cats and dogs who have died after eating contaminated food, but have only confirmed 14 cases, in part because there is no centralized government database of animal sickness or death in the United States, as there are with humans (such as the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention). (wikipedia.org)
  • materials
  • In 2009, Vietnam imported $2.1 billion worth of animal feed and input materials. (allaboutfeed.net)
  • In the first eight months of the year, the total import revenue of animal feed and materials had reached $1.475 billion, an increase of 15.6% over the same period of the last year. (allaboutfeed.net)
  • The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development should be blamed for the shortage of input materials for animal feed," Binh said. (allaboutfeed.net)
  • Research
  • Developments in the field of animal health, and particularly the restrictions concerning conventional treatments for animal disease, require thorough research to be conducted. (gdanimalhealth.com)
  • China
  • Reports that cyanuric acid may be an independently and potentially widely used adulterant in China have heightened concerns for both animal and human health. (wikipedia.org)
  • Reports that melamine has been added as a binder in animal feed manufactured in North America also raise the possibility that harmful melamine contamination might not be limited to China. (wikipedia.org)
  • Department
  • HOUSTON - Combustible dust left uncontrolled or suspended in the air can explode, which was one of many safety hazards discovered after an inspection at the Thomas Moore Feed facility in Navasota, Texas, by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration. (osha.gov)