State Food and Veterinary Service

Lithuanian government turns to prosecutors to remove chief veterinary officer

The Lithuanian government intends to turn to the Prosecutor General's Office for evidence that may justify suspending the country's chief veterinary...

Minister calls on Lithuania's chief veterinary officer to step down

Lithuanian Agriculture Minister Virginija Baltraitienė says that she has no grounds to fire Jonas Milius, director of the State Food and Veterinary...

Prime Minister asks for chief veterinary officer's dismissal

Lithuanian Prime Minister Algirdas Butkevičius has asked Agriculture Minister Virginija Baltraitienė to look into whether Jonas Milius, the country's...

Hazardous bacteria found in Lithuania's Judex food products

Analysis of frozen food seized during a search in Judex, a Kaunas-based Lithuanian frozen food production company, has revealed hazardous bacteria, the...