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January 25, 2011

World Veterinary Year 2011

This year has been declared World Veterinary Year, marking the 250th anniversary of the birth of the veterinary profession and of veterinary science. It was in 1761 that King Louis XV of France, troubled by the ongoing scourge of cattle disease, proposed that a veterinary school should be founded in Lyon. [...]


Livestock in a Changing Landscape
Volume 1: Drivers Consequences, and Responses [download PDF]

Volume 2: Experiences and Regional Perspectives [download PDF]


FAO supports the Livestock Emergency Standards and Guidelines (LEGS) and is an original member of the LEGS Consortium and Steering Group






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