Japan confirms outbreak of classical swine fever

A pig farm in the eastern city of Takasaki, Gunma Prefecture, has registered a classical swine fever infection.
calendar icon 1 October 2020
clock icon 3 minute read

In response to the current outbreak in Takasaki, the prefectural government plans to slaughter over 5,000 pigs at the farm to prevent the disease from spreading further. Nippon.com reports that the CSF outbreak was recorded in piglets who had yet to be vaccinated.

Read more about this story here.

© 2000 - 2024 - Global Ag Media. All Rights Reserved | No part of this site may be reproduced without permission.