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The State Food and Veterinary Service inform that today the competent institution of Hong Kong, the Peoples’ Republic of China, has officially approved the permission to import Lithuanian milk products into their country. All the milk processing establishments included in the Register of Lithuanian Veterinary-Approved Business Operators Handling Food of Animal Origin (VEPR) and having registered in the Hong Kong Centre for Food Safety will be able to export their production to Hong Kong.
2014-09-15 / General
Yesterday, on 4 September, heads of the State Food and Veterinary Service and Vilnius University signed a cooperation agreement undertaking to develop jointly long-term scientific and educational projects, to promote the education of consumers by organising scientific-practical conferences and seminars.
2014-09-05 / General
The State Food and Veterinary Service (SFVS) informs that today, on 22 August, a new outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) has been detected in a private farm in Kriaunos parish, Rokiškis district after blood samples of a pig slaughtered for own purposes were been tested. Two pigs were kept in the farm in all. This has been the fifth ASF outbreak in the country this year detected in pig farms while three more outbreaks have been registered in the wildlife.
2014-08-22 / General
The State Food and Veterinary Service (SFVS) regularly and actively cooperates with competent authorities of different countries as regards new markets for production of animal origin. Therefore, new export opportunities are opening up for our farmers and entrepreneurs. From now on Lithuanian meat, fishery and milk products can be exported to Lebanon and Serbia.
2014-08-18 / General
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
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
This week (on 14–18 July), a delegation from the Veterinary Directorate of the Ministry of Agriculture and Environment of Serbia is visiting the State Food and Veterinary Service under the Twinning Project run in Serbia by Lithuania and Hungary “Building Capacity in the Areas of Food Safety and Animal Welfare” to gain experience. The implementation of this 30-month project is going to be finalised in September this year.
2014-07-15 / General