Agricultura - Ganado

Domesticated animal reared in an agricultural setting to produce animal products as food or fibres. The term livestock as used in this context comprises also poultry and pig farming. This category includes animal diseases affecting livestock that can have a devastating impact on animal productivity and production as well as animal diseases transmissible to humans (zoonoses).
Keywords: agriculture, livestock, livestock production, cattle, animal husbandry, poultry farming, pig farming, animal disease, transboundary disease, vectorial disease, rinderpest RP, foot-and-mouth disease FMD, highly pathogenic avian influenza HPAI,  African swine fever ASF, rift valley fever RVF.

última actualización:  martes 5 de mayo de 2009