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What AgTech innovation is sparking investor interest?

By Aerin Einstein-Curtis

Crop innovation rather than animal health and nutrition is attracting the AgTech money, says TechAccel. However, it noted some of the leading animal health and nutrition opportunities for venture capital firms to direct some of their money towards.

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MEPs vote to limit antibiotic use in livestock

By Jane Byrne

A European Parliament committee yesterday voted to ban collective and preventive antibiotic treatment of animals, while also backing measures to encourage research into new medicines.