Non-Zoonotic Food Animal Diseases

In addition to the many diseases livestock are subject to that are transmissible to humans, there are also a plethora of non-zoonotic diseases that pose threats to the health and production of food animals.  Like the zoonotic diseases, these also … Continued

Improving Sustainability of Animal Products

While animal products can be very important to developing countries with certain nutrient deficiencies, some of the developed world has surpassed the point of meat consumption that is considered healthy.  This also comes with various health issues, as well as making it … Continued

Why Does Animal Product Consumption Increase as a Country Grows?

In a previous post, I mentioned that developing countries’ animal product consumption increases as their economy grows.  This is due to the overall increase in income that allows individuals access to animal products that they were previously unable to afford such as … Continued