Dear IGA Members,
The upcoming 12th International Conference on Goats will mark the beginning of a new Board of Directors. Voting for the nominees will begin soon.
In order to prepare the ballot, we need candidates. The success of IGA depends on a strong, diverse and active board. If you know someone who would be a great addition to the Board, then please send us their name and a short bio. Nominees should:
There are many great benefits of being an IGA member in 2016:
Deadline: Applications must be received by 7th February 2016
Caprine and ovine brucellosis, caused by the zoonotic bacterium Brucella melitensis, is an economically important cause of abortion in small ruminants. This infection causes significant losses from decreased productivity and lost trade in much of the developing world. B. melitensis is considered to be a re-emerging pathogen in the Middle East.
The International Goat Association promotes goat research and development for the benefit of humankind, to alleviate poverty, to promote prosperity and to improve the quality of life.