• agriculture 2020-02-09 13:42

    Annual agricultural production anticipated to rise 6m tons

    TEHRAN- Iran’s annual agricultural production is predicted to rise six million tons to 128 million tons in the current Iranian calendar year (ends on March 19, 2020), ILNA reported, quoting Mohammad-Ali Tahmasbi, the deputy agriculture minister for gardening affairs.

  • Will aflatoxins pose serious health risks to humans and livestock? 2020-01-22 17:06

    By Faranak Bakhtiari

    Will aflatoxins pose serious health risks to humans and livestock?

    TEHRAN – Milk have always been an important source of calcium and protein for the human, while different contaminants such as aflatoxin can be found in milk mostly due to high aflatoxin exposure through livestock feed, now the question arises that does it pose a serious health threat to humans and livestock?

  • vaccine 2019-07-16 21:44

    25 new vaccines to be produced by March

    TEHRAN- Eight human vaccines and 17 livestock vaccines will be produced by the end of the current [Iranian calendar] year (March 19), announced the secretary of biotech development center (BioDC) at science and technology vice-presidency. 

  • nomads 2019-07-10 11:03

    Mobile health centers for nomads to increase

    TEHRAN- The number of mobile health centers for nomads will be increased, announced Deputy Health Minister Alireza Raisi. 

  • crimean-congo hemorrhagic fever 2019-07-09 20:48

    Five died of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever since March 

    TEHRAN- Since the beginning of the current [Iranian calendar] year (March 21), 54 people have been diagnosed with Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever and five of them lost their lives, said Behzad Amiri, head of zoonotic diseases department at the ministry of health. 

  • Crimean-Congo fever 2019-05-28 22:02

    Crimean-Congo fever prevalence cut to half  

    TEHRAN- The prevalence of Crimean-Congo hemorrhagic fever in the country has reduced to half, said the Director of Communicable Diseases Department at the Ministry of Health. 

  • Charity foundation donates livestock to flood victims 2019-04-30 21:05

    Charity foundation donates livestock to flood victims

    TEHRAN — Barekat Charity Foundation, affiliated to Headquarters for Executing the Order of the Imam also known as Setad-e Ejraiy-e Farman-e Hazrat-e Emam has donated some 1,500 livestock to flood victims in the northeastern province of Golestan on Sunday.