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Ukraine Reports More ASF Outbreaks

29 November 2016

UKRAINE - Two further outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) have been reported by Ukrainian authorities to the OIE.

One outbreak affected a backyard farm in Chernytsya where four cases were reported.

The other outbreak was discovered in Shpola. Here, two pig carcasses were found in a dumpsite near Shpola city.

Laboratory tests of samples taken from the pigs gave positive results for ASF. The carcasses have since been destroyed and the site has been disinfected.

ThePigSite News Desk

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