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American Society of Agronomy - MAI 2017 - Validation of carcass lesions as indicators for on-farm health and welfare of pigs. Doi: N. van Staaveren 2*†, B.

American Society of Agronomy - MAI 2017 - Validation of carcass lesions as indicators for on-farm health and welfare of pigs

Doyle*, E. G. Manzanilla*, J. A. Incorporating indicators for pig health and welfare at meat inspection could reduce the need for on-farm assessments. Please view the pdf by using the Full Text (PDF) link under 'View' to the left. Copyright © 2017. . Bulletin UASVM Veterinary Medicine 72(2) / 2015 Hazard Assessment and Risk Analysis in Two Pork Slaughterhouses. WORLD POULTRY 15/06/16 Insight into poultry carcass lesions. The objective of poultry abattoirs is to produce saleable chicken carcasses, meat and products that carry no health hazards for poultry, animals and humans.

WORLD POULTRY 15/06/16 Insight into poultry carcass lesions

In practice, however, lesions regularly occur on broiler carcasses. Dr Wim Tondeur has developed a visual guide to identify lesions. He shares his insights into the most common issues that arise on the slaughter line and how to deal with them correctly. A total of 47 abattoirs in 12 European and African countries were evaluated over the course of 4 years.

The aim of Dr Tondeur of Tondeur Veterinary Training Consultancy and Advice, who joined forces with Zinpro Animal Nutrition Inc., was to identify and describe lesions in broiler carcasses in a visual guide. J. Appl. Sci. Environ. Manage. Sept, 2015 Hygiene Assessment of the Performance of Food Safety Management System Implemented by Abattoirs in Edo State, Nigeria. Global Veterinaria 14 (3): 297-303, 2015 Application of Hazard Analysis and Critical Control Point (HACCP) in Egyptian Slaughter Houses to Obtain High Quality Meat. JOURNAL OF VETERINARY RESEARCH - 2013 - A survey on auditing, quality assurance systems and legal frameworks in five selected slaughterhouses in Bulawayo, south-western Zimbabwe. The purpose of this study was to explore the audits, quality assurance (QA) programmes and legal frameworks used in selected abattoirs in Zimbabwe and slaughterhouse workers’ perceptions on their effectiveness.

JOURNAL OF VETERINARY RESEARCH - 2013 - A survey on auditing, quality assurance systems and legal frameworks in five selected slaughterhouses in Bulawayo, south-western Zimbabwe

Data on slaughterhouse workers was gathered through a self-completed questionnaire and additional information was obtained from slaughterhouse and government records. External auditing was conducted mainly by the Department of Veterinary Public Health with little contribution from third parties. Internal auditing was restricted to export abattoirs. The checklist used on auditing lacked objective assessment criteria and respondents cited several faults in the current audit system. Preventive Veterinary Medicine Available online 11 February 2015 Cost and sensitivity of on-farm versus slaughterhouse surveys for prevalence estimation and substantiating freedom from disease. Volume 120, Issue 1, 1 June 2015, Pages 51–61 2nd International Conference on Animal Health Surveillance (ICAHS) Edited By Ann Lindberg, John Berezowski and Michael Ward a Veterinary Public Health Institute, University of Berne, Berne, Switzerlandb Food Safety and Veterinary Office, Berne, Switzerlandc National Veterinary Institute, Uppsala, Swedend Swiss Tropical and Public Health Institute, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland Received 30 May 2014, Revised 25 January 2015, Accepted 30 January 2015, Available online 11 February 2015 Choose an option to locate/access this article: Check if you have access through your login credentials or your institution Check access doi:10.1016/j.prevetmed.2015.01.020 Get rights and content Abstract Within the framework of Swiss surveillance for epizootic diseases, dairy cattle are sampled using bulk tank milk while non-dairy cattle are sampled on the farm.

Preventive Veterinary Medicine Available online 11 February 2015 Cost and sensitivity of on-farm versus slaughterhouse surveys for prevalence estimation and substantiating freedom from disease

Keywords Copyright © 2015 Elsevier B.V. BMC Veterinary Research 2015, 11:37 Suitability of sentinel abattoirs for syndromic surveillance using provincially inspected bovine abattoir condemnation data. Data source Pneumonic lung portion condemnation data were obtained from the Food Safety Decision Support System (FSDSS) database maintained by the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs (OMAFRA).

BMC Veterinary Research 2015, 11:37 Suitability of sentinel abattoirs for syndromic surveillance using provincially inspected bovine abattoir condemnation data

The database contains information regarding the number and reason for daily organs/body systems condemnations in provincially inspected abattoirs in Ontario. The condemnation category of pneumonic lung was selected for these analyses, as this category represents a major health issue for beef cattle and was among the most frequently reported portion condemnations by provincial inspectors during the study period. Pneumonic lung condemnation refers to bovine lungs which were condemned for lesions indicative of a previous localized and resolved antero-ventral pneumonia infection (personal communication Abdul Rehmtulla, DVM, OMAFRA, Stone Road, Guelph, Ontario).

This study conducted statistical analyses utilizing a pre-existing government database. Descriptive analyses. J Anim Prod Adv 2013, 3(2): 49-56 Superficial Bacterial Contamination of Bovine Carcasses at Blida Slaughterhouse (Algeria) GAO - AOUT 2013 - More Disclosure and Data Needed to Clarify Impact of Changes to Poultry and Hog Inspections.

JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGY, BIOTECHNOLOGY AND FOOD SCIENCES - 2013 - SPATIAL VARIABILITY OF AIRBORNE BACTERIA IN THE MUNICIPAL SLAU. J. Appl. Biosci. 2013. Heavy metal and associated antibiotic resistance of fecal coliforms, fecal streptococci and pathogens iso.

J. Appl. Biosci. 2013. Heavy metal and associated antibiotic resistance of fecal coliforms, fecal streptococci and pathogens isolated from wastewaters of abattoirs in Nairobi, Kenya – guatemalt

FSA 30/08/11 Poultry postmortem inspection by Plant Inspection Assistants without the permanent presence of Official Veterinaria. FSA 05/08/11 FOODBASE - Comparison of post-mortem inspection findings of outdoor and indoor fattening pigs: a qualitative risk a. EFSA 03/10/11 Epidemiological indicators for meat inspection of swine. EFSA Journal 2011;9(10):2371 [125 pp.]. doi:10.2903/j.efsa.2011.2371 Type: Scientific Report of EFSA On request from: European Commission Question number: EFSA-Q-2010-00927 Approved: 30 August 2011 Published: 03 October 2011 Affiliation: European Food Safety Authority (EFSA) Parma Italy In this report harmonised epidemiological indicators are proposed for food-borne biological hazards to public health that are related to pigs and pork and that can be addressed within meat inspection.

EFSA 03/10/11 Epidemiological indicators for meat inspection of swine

These hazards include Salmonella, Yersinia enterocolitica, Toxoplasma gondii, Trichinella, Cysticercus (Taenia solium) and mycobacteria. An epidemiological indicator is defined as the prevalence or incidence of the hazard at a certain stage of the food chain or an indirect measure of the hazards that correlates to human health risk caused by the hazard. . © European Food Safety Authority, 2011. USDA 03/12/11 FSIS DIRECTIVES - VERIFYING SANITARY DRESSING AND PROCESS CONTROL PROCEDURES BY OFF-LINE INSPECTION PROGRAM PERSON. Food and Nutrition Sciences, 2013, 4, 126-130 Opportunities and Challenges of Setting-Up an Articulate HACCP System in Export Sl.