salmonella http://kcur.org en Kansas Backed Company Will Win Big By Vaccinating More Birds http://kcur.org/post/kansas-backed-company-will-win-big-vaccinating-more-birds <p class="legacy-audio-url"> <div class="audio-container"> <div id="jp-interface-53d29493254be-" class="jp-interface"> <div id="post-audio-53d29493254be-" class="jp-player" jp-instance="53d29493254be-"></div> <div class="jp-controls column"> <div class="jp-progress"> <div class="jp-seek-bar"> <div class="jp-play-bar"></div> </div> </div><!-- end jp-progress --> </div><!-- end jp-controls --> <div class="playpause column"> <a href="http://stream.publicbroadcasting.net/production/mp3/kcur/local-kcur-924107.mp3" class="jp-play">Listen</a> <a class="jp-pause"></a> </div><!-- playpause --> <div class="jp-time-holder column"> <div class="jp-custom-current-time"></div> <div class="jp-custom-duration"></div> </div><!-- jp-time-holder --> <div id="slider"></div> </div><!-- .jp-interface --> </div><!-- container --> </p> <p>Lenexa,Kansas – Lenexa-based Ceva Animal Health is one of the largest providers of salmonella vaccine to poultry producers. In the wake of the recall of a half-billion eggs, the Director of Business Development for Ceva found himself in Washington D.C. this week as Congress took up hearings on the salmonella outbreak. Only about half the poultry producers currently vaccinate against salmonella, and one of the things Congress may look at is whether vaccines should be mandatory.</p> Thu, 16 Sep 2010 17:46:37 +0000 Laura Ziegler 7063 at http://kcur.org Kansas Backed Company Will Win Big By Vaccinating More Birds Food Safety and Animal Health http://kcur.org/post/food-safety-and-animal-health <p>Kansas City, Mo – Consumer confidence is low after the recent food recalls - most notably the egg recall. More than 1,500 people nation-wide were infected with salmonella and more than half a billion eggs were recalled.</p> Thu, 16 Sep 2010 17:38:33 +0000 Laura Ziegler 7064 at http://kcur.org Food Safety and Animal Health