For the prevention and treatment of bluetongue outbreaks of productive animals were informed, στο πλαίσιο πρωτοβουλίας της Περιφερειακής Αρχής, οι κτηνοτρόφοι της Περιφερειακής Ενότητας Φλώρινας, in a relevant conference held by the Region of Western Macedonia (Pi. E. Florina) and the Center for Veterinary Research of EL.GO.. Demeter, in Florina, on Tuesday 1/9/2020.
At the same time, the trans-European project Complete was presented with the participation of the Region of Western Macedonia and the producers were informed about the development and implementation of innovative solutions in the management systems of ruminant farms., in order to improve animal health and productivity, αλλά και τη βελτίωση της ποιότητας και της ασφάλειας των παραγόμενων προϊόντων.
In addition, the action plan and measures for the prevention and treatment of bluetongue and other zoonoses were presented., by applying a model resulting from a pioneering research recently developed in Municipal Macedonia.
At the same time the Region of Western Macedonia, in close cooperation with the Ministry of Rural Development and Food, proceeds to the purchase of vaccines at an initial cost 80.000 euro, while other amounts will be disbursed for more vaccines.
The cost of vaccinations that will be done, in agreement with the Ministry of Rural Development and Food, will be initially covered by the Region for their faster implementation, while the money will be returned in full by the Ministry next year to the Region.
End, the information days for the bluetongue and the transnational program Complete will be completed in the next period, with corresponding actions in P.. E. Grevena and P.. Ε Κοζάνης.