Government Allocates $3.3 Million for ASF-Affected Farmers17 October 2012
African Swine Fever
UKRAINE - The state budget has allocated $3.3 million of compensation for farmers who have suffered losses as a result of African Swine Fever (ASF).
The first payments started without delay a week ago.
Cattle farmers are also being compensated $436,000 for losses.
The Chief Inspector of Veterinary Medicine in the Zaporozhye region, Valentine Stulova, said that animal transportation has resumed and meat can be eaten again.
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