ASF Found in More Russian Pig Operations

RUSSIA - Six further outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) have been reported in wild boar and farmed pigs.
calendar icon 10 August 2015
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There were four outbreaks in wild boar which lead to seven cases. These were detected at a Natural park in Ryazanskaya region and at three forest sites in Ryazanskaya, Pskovskaya regions and the Kabardino-Balkar Republic.

In the Saratovskaya region, a village pig operation reported an ASF outbreak in one pig. All 81 pigs susceptible have now been destroyed.

A farm in Krasnodar Krai also reported an outbreak which lead to 10 cases out of a susceptible population of 608 pigs.

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