Daily Archives: October 8, 2017

Breast cancer linked to bacterial imbalances

In a newly published study, Cleveland Clinic researchers have uncovered differences in the bacterial composition of breast tissue of healthy women vs. women with breast cancer. The research team has…

US Olympians at 2016 Rio Games were infected with West Nile virus, not Zika

U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes and staff who traveled to Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, for the 2016 Summer Games did not become infected with Zika virus but did test…

Methane emission figures from livestock are too low – new study finds

Methane emission figures from livestock are too low – new study finds

New research has found that global livestock methane emissions have been under estimated by as much as 11pc. The research by the Joint Global Change Research Institute found that recent…

How To Raise Goats for Profit and Avoid the Pitfalls

How To Raise Goats for Profit and Avoid the Pitfalls

Goat farming can be a very profitable business when handled properly. Worldwide, farmers are adding goats to the list of animals they take care of because goats are easy to…

Programme Coordinator at the African Development Bank Group (AfDB)

Programme Coordinator at the African Development Bank Group (AfDB)

African Development Bank Group (AfDB) – Established in 1964, the African Development Bank is the premier pan-African development institution, promoting economic growth and social progress across the continent. There…

Goat Rearing – 4 Tips on How You Can Successfully Raise Goats

Goats are extremely hardy creatures. They can basically thrive on just about any food source, and the known breeds we have today are especially resilient to most diseases and ailments…