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Grippe aviaire, peste porcine, Covid-19… Pourquoi tant d’épidémies dans les élevages ?

Grippe aviaire, peste porcine, Covid-19… Pourquoi tant d’épidémies dans les élevages ? | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
Les épidémies touchant les animaux semblent se multiplier, entraînant des abattages massifs. A-t-on affaire à une épidémie d’épidémies dans les élevages ?
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One Planet Summit: launch of PREZODE, initiative to prevent future pandemics

One Planet Summit: launch of PREZODE, initiative to prevent future pandemics | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it
PREZODE, an initiative to prevent emerging zoonotic risks and pandemics, was announced on the occasion of the One Planet Summit for biodiversity held on 11 January. Initiated by three French research institutes – INRAE, CIRAD and IRD – PREZODE already mobilised more than 1,000 researchers from 50 countries on 5 continents. 
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Portugal Bans Nocturnal Olive Harvesting Practice for Upcoming Season

Portugal Bans Nocturnal Olive Harvesting Practice for Upcoming Season | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

The Por­tuguese gov­ern­ment has con­firmed that noc­tur­nal suc­tion olive har­vest­ing will be banned dur­ing the upcom­ing crop year after a national study con­cluded that the prac­tice resulted in sig­nif­i­cant bird mor­tal­ity.
Portugal’s Insti­tute for Nature Con­ser­va­tion and Forests (INCF) have pledged to inten­sify olive farm inspec­tions between Octo­ber 2020 and March 2021 to ensure grow­ers com­ply with the national ban on the use of mechan­i­cal har­vesters at night.

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WORLD Dairy Map 2020: Shifting Gears in Global Dairy Trade

WORLD Dairy Map 2020: Shifting Gears in Global Dairy Trade | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

Dairy supply chains are connected through well-established trade routes across the globe. Dairy product trade in 2019 topped 82m metric tons and grew by an average 2.25% for the period 2014 to 2019. In 2019, cheese reigned supreme as the most traded dairy commodity at 2.66m metric tons, followed closely by whole milk powder at 2.61m metric tons and skim milk powder at 2.58m metric tons.

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How to create a net-zero, nature-positive recovery’

How to create a net-zero, nature-positive recovery’ | CIHEAM Press Review | Scoop.it

During 2020, many of us saw images of deserted urban areas being reclaimed by animals and heard reports of carbon dioxide emissions plummeting as transportation ground to a halt. A new analysis shows that the US had reached its lowest level of emissions in three decades.
It would be easy to assume that COVID-19 allowed nature to thrive. However, we must not prematurely celebrate nature’s comeback.

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