PED Confirmed in Japan

14 March 2014, at 6:25am

JAPAN - The previously suspected outbreak of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhoea (PED) has been confirmed.

Following the confirmation of the outbreak of PED, an emergency meeting was held yesterday, 13 March, involving 20 participants from the animal health services and agricultural cooperatives.

OBS reports that cleaning and disinfection at the affected farm has been carried out and biosecurity measures have been put in place at this and surrounding farms.

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