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14 February 2011

Farm animals spawn new infectious diseases

A growing number of livestock, such as cows and pigs, are fueling new animal epidemics and posing more severe problems in developing countries, as it threatens their food security.

A growing number of livestock, such as cows and pigs, are fueling new animal epidemics worldwide and posing more severe problems in developing countries, as it threatens their food security, according to a new report.

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