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Minister of Agriculture: More than 714,000 sheep and goats have been vaccinated against Peste des petits ruminants (PPR) within the framework of the “Decent Life” initiative, and 570 counseling seminars were held

Fathi Al-Sayeh

Within the framework of the “Decent Life” initiative, and 2022 an orientation seminar was held within the framework of The presidential initiative, a decent life, launched by President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, the President of the Republic, to develop the Egyptian countryside and raise the standard of living of small educators and farmers. The Minister of Agriculture and Land Reclamation, Mr. Mustafa Al-Sayyad, the Deputy Minister of Agriculture for Livestock, Fish and Poultry Resources, received a report from Dr. Abdel Hakim Mahmoud, Head of the General Authority for Veterinary Services at the Ministry of Agriculture, on the total numbers immunized against Peste des petits ruminants during the campaign, which started 4 October 2022 in all governorates of the Republic, to preserve livestock from epidemics.

Where the report indicated that about 600 thousand and

were vaccinated a head of sheep and 380 A and

A head of goats until 2022 This October.

The report also indicated that A number of 42 field follow-up committee has been implemented by the authority to follow up on adherence to veterinary health procedures in immunization work at the level of Republic, and held 2022 an indicative symposium at the level of 2022 A center and 225 a village to educate citizens about the importance of immunization, the danger of disease and the conditions of biosecurity

He also clarified that 7 thousand and

were numbered and registered. A head of sheep and goats.

The General Authority for Veterinary Services calls on breeders to respond to the campaign and to be keen to vaccinate their livestock to protect them from diseases and epidemics.