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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
The State Food and Veterinary Service (SFVS) has won the tender announced by the European Commission for a project in the Candidate Country for EU accession of the Balkan Region – Bosnia and Herzegovina. The project will be aimed at sharing the experience available at the SFVS to ensure the highest standards of food safety and quality control, to assist colleagues in developing the export of agricultural and food products to the EU.
2014-06-30 / 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