New Publication –Small-scale commercial chicken production: A risky business for farmers in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam


Dinh Bao Truong, Nguyen Van Cuong, Phu Hoang Doan, Nguyen Thi Thug Dung, Bach Tuan Kiet, Jonathan Rushton, and Juan Carrique-Mas have collaborated to produce the now published article Small-scale commercial chicken production: A risky business for farmers in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam. AbstractSmall-scale farming of meat chicken flocks using local native breeds contributes to … Continue reading New Publication –Small-scale commercial chicken production: A risky business for farmers in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam

Global Burden of Crop Loss Webinar.


On Wednesday 2nd June CABI‘s Cambria Finegold. Cambria presented the Global Burden of Crop Loss in the Livestock and One Health Seminar series host by Jonathan Rushton. Cambria Finegold is CABI’s Global Director, Digital Development, who is leading CABI’s work on harnessing the power of data, knowledge, and ICTs to support the Sustainable Development Goals. … Continue reading Global Burden of Crop Loss Webinar.

VPHI Webinar


On April 6th 2021, Professor Jonathan Rushton presented in the Veterinary Public Health Institute (VPHi) Seminar Series on the Global Burden of Animal Diseases Programme (GBADs). Video available below. To watch other VPHi webinars from the series, please press here

New Publication –Economic assessment of African horse sickness vaccine impact


Elizabeth Redmond, Derrick Jones and Jonathan Rushton have collaborated to produce the now published article Economic assessment of African horse sickness vaccine impact. AbstractBackground: African horse sickness (AHS) is endemic in sub‐Saharan Africa posing a threat to equine populations in non‐endemic regions. Available vaccine technologies have limitations, creating barriers to horse movement, AHS control and, in … Continue reading New Publication –Economic assessment of African horse sickness vaccine impact

New Publication – The Nairobi Pork Value Chain: Mapping and Assessment of Governance, Challenges, and Food Safety Issues


Murungi Maurice Karani, Dishon Muloi, Patrick Muinde (ILRI), Samuel Maina Githigia (University of Nairobi), James Akoko (ILRI), Eric M. Fèvre (IRLI & University of Liverpool), Jonathan Rushton (GBADs Programme, University of Liverpool, London Centre of Integrated Research in Agriculture and Health & RVC) and Pablo Alarcon (London Centre of Integrated Research in Agriculture and Health … Continue reading New Publication – The Nairobi Pork Value Chain: Mapping and Assessment of Governance, Challenges, and Food Safety Issues

New Article – Roll-out of the Global Burden of Animal Diseases programme


J Rushton, B Huntington, W Gilbert (University of Liverpool), M Herrero (CSIRO Agriculture and Food), P R Torgerson (University of Zurich), A P M Shaw (AP Consultants), M Bruce (Murdoch University), T L Marsh (Washington State University), D L Pendell (Kansas State University), T M Bernardo, D Stacey (University of Guelph), D Grace (ILRI), K … Continue reading New Article – Roll-out of the Global Burden of Animal Diseases programme