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Pig Industry News By Category: African Swine Fever
19 September 2017
Donetsk Republic Bans Iconic Ukrainian Pork Delicacy
UKRAINE - The Ministry of Agro-Industrial Policy and Food of the self-proclaimed Donetsk People's Republic has banned the import of all pork products made in Ukraine, including salo, the iconic meat product...
04 August 2017
ASF Kills 150 Pigs in Brong Ahafo Region
GHANA - About 150 pigs have been killed at Twoaho in the Tano North District of the Brong Ahafo Region following an outbreak of the African Swine Fever....
12 July 2017
ASF Hits Ashanti Region; 400 Pigs Killed
GHANA - An outbreak of African swine fever has hit the Ashanti region, the Veterinary Services Department has revealed....
03 July 2017
Slight Ease in UK Protein Prices During June W3
UK - The latest SPP has continued to recover from the dark days of spring 2016 when it stood at a mere 112p and is now valued at 50p/kg more, which is worth up to £40 per bacon pig sold, but two wrongs...
30 June 2017
Live-pig Markets, Traders Could Provide Insight to Controlling ASF
GEORGIA - Understanding how live pigs are traded between villages and backyard farmers can help health agencies better understand how devastating swine diseases spread....
28 June 2017
ASF Outbreak Confirmed in Wild Boar in Czech Republic
CZECH REPUBLIC - Dr Zbyněk Semerád, Director General at the State Veterinary Administration in Prague has notified the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) that an outbreak of African Swine Fever...
16 June 2017
Tanzanian Govt Bans Pig Imports to Curb ASF Spread
TANZANIA - The government has banned, for one year, importation of live swine and its products following an outbreak of Africa Swine Fever (ASF) which has hit some regions in the country....
14 March 2017
ASF Outbreak Kills Fattening Pigs in Moldova
MOLDOVA - The country's veterinary authorities have reported an outbreak of African swine fever in Soroca....
02 March 2017
Unique Structure of ASF Virus Enzyme May Allow Drug Development
CHINA - A DNA-copying protein from a lethal pig virus has a unique structure that may offer a target for drugs designed to combat this important agricultural disease, according to a study published 28...
23 February 2017
More ASF Reported in Ukraine
UKRAINE - A new outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF) has been reported in Bobrovytsya, Chernigov....
20 February 2017
More ASF Reported in Ukrainian Pigs
UKRAINE - More outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) have been reported on Ukrainian backyard pig farms....
31 January 2017
More ASF Outbreaks Reported in Ukraine
UKRAINE - More outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) have been reported on backyard farms across Ukraine....
13 January 2017
More ASF Reported in Ukraine
UKRAINE - A new outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF) has been discovered on a farm in eastern Ukraine....
12 January 2017
Farmers, Smallholders Warned Not to Feed Kitchen Scraps to Animals
UK - The Animal and Plant Health Agency is warning farmers and smallholders not to feed catering or kitchen waste to livestock such as pigs and poultry, even if they are being kept as pets....
10 January 2017
Fostera® PCV MH Now Offers Increased Duration of Immunity
US - Latest study demonstrates at least 23 weeks DOI against Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae....
30 December 2016
More ASF Reported in Ukraine
UKRAINE - Two more outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) have been reported on pig farms in Ukraine....
28 December 2016
Mycotoxins Modulate the Inflammatory Response?
CANADA - Remarks by Ana Paula Bracarense, Universidade Estadual de Londrina, Brazil, during the swine breakout session at the 2016 World Nutrition Forum in Vancouver, Canada....
23 December 2016
Ukraine Reports New Outbreak of ASF
UKRAINE - A new outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF) has been reported on a pig farm in Rudnya-Horodysche, Zhitomir....
12 December 2016
Weekly Overview: Resistance to Drug of Last Resort Found in US Pig
GLOBAL - A new study has discovered, for the first time, bacteria that carry a transmissible carbapenem resistance gene in a pig in the US....
09 December 2016
African Swine Fever Reported in Russian Zoo
RUSSIA - Russia has reported more outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) in wild boar, with one outbreak affecting a zoo....
05 December 2016
South Africa Reports Further ASF Outbreaks
SOUTH AFRICA - Another outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF) has been reported in Tswaing, North West Province....
More ASF Reported in Kenya
KENYA - Another outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF) has been reported on a farm in Senyende, Kenya....
29 November 2016
Russia Reports More ASF Outbreaks
RUSSIA - Russia has reported more outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) on pig farms....
Ukraine Reports More ASF Outbreaks
UKRAINE - Two further outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) have been reported by Ukrainian authorities to the OIE....
21 November 2016
Ukraine Reports Further ASF Outbreaks
UKRAINE - Three more outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) have been reported in the Khmel'nitskiy and Nikolayev regions of Ukraine....
More ASF Reported in Russian Pigs
RUSSIA - Russia has reported two more outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) on pig farms....
07 November 2016
New ASF Outbreak Hits Central Ukraine
UKRAINE - Ukraine has reported two new outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) to the OIE following cases of the disease in the Kiev area....
01 November 2016
Commercial Russian Pig Farm Reports ASF
RUSSIA - A new African Swine Fever (ASF) outbreak has been reported on a commercial pig farm in Russia....
Ukraine Reports More ASF Outbreaks
UKRAINE - Six new outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) have been reported on pig farms and backyard/village units in Ukraine....
31 October 2016
Danes Investing in Truck Management for ASF Biosecurity
DENMARK - As African Swine Fever (ASF) continues to spread through Europe, Denmark is investing heavily in biosecurity to prevent the disease from entering the country. ...
 
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