Primorye authorities on 1 August introduced a state of emergency in the Border region of Primorye due to the discovery of African swine fever (ASF) on a farm near the transition with China Pine Valley. In Rosselkhoznadzor reported that the cause of FMD is a transboundary movement of infected wild boars from the territory of the PRC.
The cause of infections in domestic pigs on the farm was a flagrant violation of the rules of their content.
Later it was reported about new outbreaks in the Border area and Nadezhdinsky districts, and two centers in the city of London and one in Krasnoarmeisky district.
"Maritime interregional veterinary laboratory Rosselkhoznadzor confirmed the presence of DNA of the virus in the territory of the personal part-time farms in the village Barano-Orenburg in the Border area...
The state veterinary Inspectorate of the Primorsky region should be introduced restrictive measures for preventing the spread of ASF," the statement reads.
Translated by service "Yandex.Translation"