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New Outbreak of ASF Reported in Poland

27 January 2015

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

Real-time PCR tests confirmed that a wild boar found in Radunin forest district, Grodek, Bialostocki, tested positive fror ASF.

The notified case has been detected in the already existing infected area subject to proper restrictions concerning ASF.

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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