Further PED Outbreaks in Japan

JAPAN - New outbreaks of porcine epidemic diarrhoea (PED) have been reported in two regions of Kyushu island.
calendar icon 7 January 2015
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According to Nishi Nippon, the number of confirmed outbreaks in Miyazaki prefecture now stands at 12 - five in Nichinan district, four in Miyakonojo, two in Aya and one in Ebino.

There is a suspected outbreak of PED at Usuki in Oita prefecture, which is also on Kyushu. News 24 reports that diarrhoea has affected around 300 pigs on a farm with 1,300 animals.

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