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livestock

1 any creature kept for the production of food, wool, skins or fur or for the purpose of its use in the farming of land or the carrying on of any agricultural activity: Agricultural Holdings Act 1986.
2 cattle, horses, asses, mules, hinnies, sheep, pigs, goats and poultry and deer not in the wild state for the purpose of the legislation relating to liability for animals. Scots law has similar statutory provisions.
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Lyndon Edwards, chairman of NFU Cymru's Livestock Board said: "We want to recognise the key role a good livestock person can [play on] a livestock farm and in the Welsh livestock industry as a whole.
We are pleased to announce that for the first time, after working together for many years the Federation of Livestock Farmers' Association of Malaysia (FLFAM) will officially support LIVESTOCK ASIA 2015.
The minister reiterated that government is fully aware of risks faced by livestock sector and its subsequent impact on livelihood of poor rural segments.
Our aim is to support livestock breeders in the emirate and give them the opportunity to sell their products to customers directly, especially on occasions when demand for meat increases, such as Ramadan and Eid Al Adha" said Ahmed Al Suwaidi, ADFSC communications manager.
Our future is linked with livestock sector and we have to march forward speedily for improvement of this sector", he added.
The Ministry of Food, Agriculture and Animal Husbandry late in 2014 again issued a permit for Turkish companies to import livestock from abroad on the condition that they have the same number of livestock in their barns.
Targeted, area-specific interventions to strengthen smallholders' access to livestock services and increase the capacity of local private providers and government institutions to deliver such services
Previously farmers from the region had to travel to Ondangwa for their livestock to be seen by a veterinarian.
This was stated by Provincial Secretary Livestock and Dairy Development Dr Umer Babar, while chairing a meeting on Thursday.
The local livestock market is expected to face a crisis of supply since many traders cannot import livestock from Syria.
Ends/MN/FS Muscat, Sept 16 (ONA) The Directorate General of Livestock at the Ministry of Agriculture and Fisheries today reviewed the most important results of the national livestock vaccination project.

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