On affected by African swine fever (ASF) "Belyaev's farm" operating in the Kursk region, completed the elimination of livestock. To date, the staff began cleaning and disinfection of the object.
Of ASF in the region destroyed about 7 thousand pigs
According to Krzysztof Tołwiński, of the Polish Federation of family farms, the government is doing everything to scare off the family farm by production. In his opinion, the ASF is based on the elimination of farms.
Custom of the country is strengthens fight with African swine fever, training of new customs dog to detect products of animal origin at Helsinki airport. The choice of the assistant, the customs service determined that a large number of passengers travelling to Finland from Asia, where ASF has spread in recent years particularly well.
The Minister of environment of Poland, Jan Krzysztof Ardanowski thinks of ASF in pig farms is brought from the environment via infected wild boars. Minister blames hunters in the lack of support for the government's actions.
African swine fever has now turned into the largest scale of the epidemic for all time of existence of the pig.
Achs marching on Russia. One of the reasons why the disease has become so common, experts believe the fragmentation of the veterinary service. At the time, when I was administrative reform, a Federal system was destroyed. Powers of veterinary surveillance is divided between the centre and the regions. This has led to the loss of control over the epidemiological situation in the livestock sector. Another issue of health and safety – control of pesticides. In 2011 the Rosselkhoznadzor had been deprived of the right to control the use of pesticides.
For two weeks in Poland revealed 43 cases of ASF in wild boars. The damage to livestock of domestic pigs during the same period two orders of magnitude higher - the virus has infected more than 17 thousand animals.
According to the head of the regional Ministry of agriculture Denis Bochkarev, damaged about 30 thousand hectares of crops
In Slovakia the first case of African swine fever (ASF) detected in one of four pigs kept on a small farm in the village of Strážné in the district of Trebišov in the South East of the country, said Thursday the Slovak authorities.
The EU Council for agriculture and fisheries at a recent meeting stressed the importance of multisectoral collaboration for the control of African swine fever and prevent its further spread in Europe. Extraordinary vigilance and preparation is essential, especially for the "peak incidence in the summer season."
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The British national pig Association (NPA) urges the government to take more active measures in ports and airports, to prevent African swine fever into the country.
In the Chinese province of Sichuan in southwest China confirmed a new case of African swine fever, reports the July 17 Xinhua news Agency.
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The Danish researchers came to the conclusion that pigs can become infected with the virus of African swine fever by eating infected flies. This may explain the outbreaks of ASF in the summer on farms where there is a high level of Biosafety, such as in the Baltic States.
The chief veterinarian of Poland reported the detection of 12 to 15 on account of an outbreak of ASF in Poland in 2019.
According to Cargill, it may take a decade before China will be cured of the outbreak of African pig plague, which is destroying herds of animals on the territory of the world's largest consumer of pork, according to ENV.
The chief veterinarian of Poland reported on the identification 1304 – 1326 on account of case of ASF in wild boars in Poland. They are all identified, warmińsko-Mazurskie, Mazowieckie, Lublin and Podlasie provinces.
31 pig remained healthy after receiving vaccine