ThePigSite.com - news, features, articles and disease information for the swine industry

News

Estonia Reports Further ASF in Farmed Pigs

10 August 2015

ESTONIA - Eighteen more outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) have been reported in wild boar and swine.

In total, outbreaks in wild boar were detected at 16 locations across the country and 21 cases were reported.

In swine, four cases were detected at a farm in Tarvastu parish, Viljandi county. All 2149 pigs on the farm were destroyed in response.

A backyard swine operation in Rakke parish, Lääne-Viru county, also reported a case of ASF and all three pigs at the site have now been destroyed.

 

 

ThePigSite News Desk



Share This

News By

Related News

Poland Reports Further ASF

News from Poland  29 September 2016

More News

EU Pig Prices: Balanced Markets

News from European Union   29 September 2016

Our Sponsors

Partners


Seasonal Picks

The Commuter Pig Keeper - 5m Books