State Food and Veterinary Service
State budgetary institution
The Register of Legal Entities,
code: 188601279
Address: Siesikų str. 19,
07170 Vilnius
Tel. +370 5 240 4361
Fax. +370 5 240 4362

In focus of ASF implementation of safety measures


The State Food and Veterinary Service informs that in Rupinskai pig complex (Ignalina distr.) having observed increased mortality of pigs, samples of blood and organs were immediately taken. In the National Food and Veterinary Risk Assessment Institute 40 samples were researched, 36 of them were positive; i. e. the African swine fever (ASF) has been diagnosed.

2014-07-25 / General

African swine fever has been established in the farm of Ignalina district


The State Food and Veterinary Service informs, that yesterday in the evening a report was received by  Director General of JSC Idavang (Gostauto 40, Vilnius), on the increased mortality of pigs in Rupinskai section of this company (Rupinskai v., Kazitiskis w., Ignalina distr.).

2014-07-24 / General

State Food and Veterinary Service is Looking Forward to Receiving Delegations from Russia, Georgia, Serbia and the European Commission


From 16 to 20 June next week, delegations from three countries will be visiting the State Food and Veterinary Service (SFVS). Auditors from the Food and Veterinary Office of the European Commission to assess the efficiency of the official control system for animal by-products will arrive as well.

2014-06-10 / General

Lithuania has been acknowledged as free of the plague of small ruminants


On the 27th of May, during the 82nd General session of the World Organization of Animal Health (WOAH) in Paris, Lithuania has been acknowledged as free of small ruminants (sheep and goats) plague according to Terrestrial Animal Health Code of WOAH.

2014-06-02 / General

Spring vaccination campaign against rabies in wild animals completed


The State Food and Veterinary Service informs that on 21th of May, the spring campaign of oral vaccination of wildlife against rabies was completed in Lithuania. Dispersal of baits with rabies vaccine from aircrafts was started on 11 April in the coastal Klaipėda area. Vaccination has been carried out throughout the territory of Lithuania and concerning of good weather conditions has been finished earlier than were scheduled.

2014-05-23 / General

Searching for a Recipe, which could Encourage Lithuanians to Eat Healthy


Dr Jonas Milius, Director of the state Food and Veterinary Service, has pointed out at the conference ”Health and Nutrition of the Population in Lithuania”, which has taken place today (23 May) in the Seimas, that the Scandinavian countries, which had made a decision that in five years nearly all the foodstuffs available on the retail market were organic, should serve as an example for us.

2014-05-23 / General

In the spotlight - food packaging materials


Yesterday, on 20 May, a meeting with representatives of Lithuanian Packaging Association took place in the State Food and Veterinary Service. The objective of the meeting was to discuss major problems faced by enterprises producing food packaging materials.

2014-05-21 / General
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