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Mongolia: Lethal livestock plague now hitting endangered antelope, warns UN agency

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UN News Centre The international pledge to eradicate a devastating livestock disease affecting mostly sheep and goats has taken on new urgency in the wake of a mass die-off of a rare Mongolian antelope, according to the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization ( FAO ). Story here. Mongolian antelope.  Image from Wikipedia.

Manitoba rewrites hog barn regulations

The Western Producer Manitoba is removing “impractical and costly” regulations in an effort to revive its hog industry. Story here.