Tag: Animal

Comparative analysis of animal health standards between China and the world organization for animal health
By: Date: 2022-01-07 Categories: chinesefood Tags: ,

With the development of economic globalization, the international trade of animals and their products is becoming more and more frequent, and the global proliferation risk of animal diseases and zoonosis is increasing. In order to improve the level of global animal health, animal welfare and public health, the world organization for animal health (OIE) has formulated a series of animal health standards as the international standards to be followed in the international trade of animals and their products designated by the World Trade Organization (WTO). Strengthening the comparative analysis between China and OIE animal health standards is of great significance to guide and improve the level of animal health standards in China.

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Interpretation of the code for the construction of designated isolation and quarantine farms for imported cattle and sheep issued by the General Administration of Customs
By: Date: 2022-01-06 Categories: chinesefood Tags: ,

The General Administration of Customs issued 83 industry standards (Announcement No. 97 of 2021) on November 22, 2021, among which the code for the construction of designated isolation and quarantine sites for imported cattle and sheep (Sn/T 4233-2021) (hereinafter referred to as the code) is a revision of the requirements for the construction of designated isolation sites for imported cattle and sheep (Sn/T 4233-2015), which will be implemented as of December 1, 2021.

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Notice of the general office of the Ministry of agriculture and rural areas on further promoting the pilot work of paperless issuance of animal quarantine certificate (B certificate) (Nongban Mu [2021] No. 48)
By: Date: 2021-12-02 Categories: authoritativerelease Tags: ,

From May 2020 to July 2021, the ministry organized six provinces including Hebei, Jiangsu, Hubei, Shandong, Guangdong and Ningxia to carry out the pilot work of issuing paperless animal quarantine certificate (B certificate). From the pilot situation, the efficiency of animal quarantine in six provinces has been significantly improved, and the pace of promoting the whole chain information supervision has been significantly accelerated. In order to further implement the requirements of”release, management and service”, standardize animal quarantine and improve the efficiency of quarantine work, combined with the actual needs of all localities, our department will further promote the pilot work of paperless issuance of animal quarantine certificate (B certificate) and expand the scope of the pilot.

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The EU revised the official control measures for animals and products of animal origin exported from third countries to the EU
By: Date: 2021-10-11 Categories: foodwarning Tags: ,

According to the news in the official gazette of the European Union on October 8, 2021, regulation (EU) 2021/1756 of the European Parliament and Council was issued to amend regulation (EU) 2017/625 on the official control of animals and products of animal origin exported from third countries to the EU, so as to ensure that meat directly supplied to poultry and rabbit shaped animals complies with the relevant provisions of antibacterial agents.

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Circular of the animal husbandry and Veterinary Bureau of the Ministry of agriculture and rural areas on Soliciting Opinions on the measures for the administration of Animal Quarantine (Draft) and the measures for the examination of animal epidemic prevention conditions (Draft)
By: Date: 2021-09-30 Categories: authoritativerelease Tags: ,

In order to further standardize the management of animal quarantine and examination of animal epidemic prevention conditions, the animal husbandry and Veterinary Bureau of the Ministry of agriculture and rural areas has organized the drafting of measures for the administration of Animal Quarantine (Draft) and measures for the examination of animal epidemic prevention conditions (Draft), which are now open to the public for comments.

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The EU revised the model health certificate template for the transfer of animal by-products and derivatives from restricted areas established for the prevention and control of certain listed diseases to third countries
By: Date: 2021-09-27 Categories: foodwarning Tags: ,

According to the official gazette of the European Union, on September 23, 2021, the European Commission issued regulation (EU) 2021/1699, amending annex VIII of regulation (EU) no 142/2011, amending the template and provisions of the model health certificate for the transfer of animal by-products and derivatives from the restricted area established to prevent and control some listed diseases to a third country, as well as the conditions and provisions of the shipping method.

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Notice of the Animal Husbandry and Veterinary Bureau of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs on Further Doing a Good Job in Animal Epidemic Prevention after Flood Disasters
By: Date: 2021-08-26 Categories: authoritativerelease Tags: ,

Recently, flood disasters have continued throughout the country. After the disaster, the task of animal epidemic prevention is arduous, and the prevention and control of livestock anthrax and other natural epidemic diseases and zoonotic diseases is severe. The leading comrades of the central government attached great importance to this and issued important instructions on many occasions, requesting to strengthen post-disaster animal epidemic prevention work to prevent the spread of the epidemic. In order to further improve the animal epidemic prevention work after the flood disaster, the relevant matters are hereby notified as follows.

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Notice of the China Center for Animal Disease Control and Prevention on Printing and Distributing the”Technical Guidelines for Animal Epidemic Prevention in Flood Season” (Epidemic Control and Prevention [2021] No. 95)
By: Date: 2021-07-13 Categories: authoritativerelease Tags: ,

Recently, heavy rainfall has continuously occurred in many parts of my country, and even caused floods in some areas, and the risk of animal epidemics has increased accordingly. In order to do a good job in the prevention and control of animal diseases during the flood season, the China Animal Disease Prevention and Control Center organized and compiled the”Technical Guidelines for Animal Epidemic Prevention in Flood Seasons.”

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