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 Expert’s COVID-19 warning: ‘don’t treat pets less than you would humans’
LATEST NEWS  6 Aug 2020

Expert’s COVID-19 warning: ‘don’t treat pets less than you would humans’

Charles Sturt academic warns that the risks of those positive for COVID-19 passing the virus to their pets is a very real threat.

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Avian influenza outbreak highlights need for better approaches for managing biosecurity
LATEST NEWS  6 Aug 2020

Avian influenza outbreak highlights need for better approaches for managing biosecurity

The shift towards free-range egg production has raised concerns about the potential increased risk of Avian Influenza outbreaks, according to a Charles Sturt University expert

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Professor Michael Friend profile

Professor Michael Friend

SPECIALTY TOPICS: Animal nutrition, Sheep production, Farming systems

Michael completed a BSc (Hons - Wool and Pastoral Science) at University of NSW (UNSW), before undertaking a PhD in ruminant nutrition at UNSW.

Michael was appointed as Centre Director at the Graham Centre for Agricultural Innovation in 2015.

Although Michael's training is in ruminant nutrition, he has been actively involved in research projects ranging from nutrition, both ruminant and monogastric, to farming systems research.

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