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Further ASF Reported in Lithuania

20 January 2015

LITHUANIA - A new outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF) has been detected in wild boar in the country.

Four infected wild boar were found dead in Alytus district municipality, Nemunaicio parish, on 14 January.

The dead animals were around one to two years in age.

Lucy Towers

Lucy Towers
News Team - Editor

After graduating from The University of Sheffield, Lucy joined 5M in 2011 as part of the News Desk team. In 2012, she was promoted to editor of TheFishSite. With previous farming experience and a love for the great outdoors, Lucy has a passion for wildlife and the environment.

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