More Reports of ASF in Krasnodar Krai

by 5m Editor
17 May 2011, at 10:03am

RUSSIA - The Russian veterinary authorities have reported yet another outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) in Krasnodar Krai.

The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) received follow-up report no. 56 dated 16 May.

According to the report, a total of 12 animals were found susceptible to the disease, out of which 6 cases were identified. The death of 5 pigs was recorded, and the remaining 7 animals were destroyed.

The source of the outbreak is still under investigation.

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