A team of vets has launched a vaccination campaign against foot-and-mouth disease, so far treating more than 6,000 sheep.
Libya's Ministry of Agriculture has provided an update on its activities during the first seven months of 2012.
Some 60 cases of the highly infectious foot and mouth disease have been reported in livestock near Sirte.
A group of Libyans wounded in last year’s conflict held a protest outside a fuel storage depot in Misrata, temporarily preventing lorries from transporting petrol.
A representative of a group of Italian food producers recently visited a date production factory in Houn to discuss possible involvement.
The Ministry of Agriculture has appointed a committee to oversee development in the Kufra and Sareer areas.
The Ministry of Agriculture has asked its Sudanese counterpart to ensure that exports of live animals are properly coordinated with the Libyan veterinary authorities.
Libya's Minister of Economy, Ahmed al-Koshly, says that the authorities have coordinated the import of livestock for Eid and also reduced customs duties to help ease pressure on meat prices.
Libya's Ministry of Economy says that over a quarter of million sheep have so far been imported specifically for the Eid al-Adha feast in late October.
Tunisia and Libya have reportedly agreed to establish a new customs control centre for animals and animal products at the Ras Jedir border crossing.
Libya's Ministry of Agriculture has reportedly signed an agreement to work with the Italian health ministry on veterinary medicine.
Libya's Ministry of Agriculture says it has distributed 264 tonnes of sheep fodder to farmers in the past 12 months.
Canada says that the Libyan authorities have granted permission for the import of breeding cattle for the first time since 2003.
According to the Beirut-based Daily Star newspaper, Lebanon is seeking to export apples to the Libyan market.
Libya's Ministry of Agriculture said that last year's conflict caused substantial damage to its assets, including buildings and livestock, and also resulted in production losses.