"African Swine Fever"
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15,600 cases of African swine fever reported in Assam
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Amid Covid crisis, African Swine Fever challenge for Assam; 14,000 pigs dead
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2600 pigs dead in Assam as African swine fever grips north-eastern state
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African swine fever escalates in GermanyAfrican swine fever has escalated in Germany after the first case was discovered in a dead wild boar last month in the north-east state of Brandenburg.
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China joins South Korea in banning German pork imports after African swine fever caseAnother Asian country has banned pork imports from Germany after a single case of African swine fever (ASF) was discovered in the European country last week.
Germany confirms first case of African swine fever as South Korea bans pork importsAuthorities in Germany have confirmed the country's first case of African swine fever, a virus that affects pigs and wild boar.
'Nearly one million pigs killed' as African swine fever worsens in NigeriaOutbreaks of disease becoming increasingly common, with latest 'worst ever' for continent
China says clinical trials show African swine fever vaccine safe so farA Chinese vaccine against African swine fever appears to be safe in clinical trials now underway, the official Xinhua news agency said on Wednesday, a step closer to preventing one of the world's most..
China reports African swine fever outbreak in Yunnan provinceChina's has registered an outbreak of African swine fever on a small farm in the southwestern Yunnan province, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said on Friday.
South Africa conducts tests to curb African swine fever outbreakSouth Africa is conducting extensive testing and investigations to curb the spread of African Swine Fever (ASF) after it was detected in the country's Eastern Cape province, the third known outbreak..
Togo reports an outbreak of African swine feverTogo reported an outbreak of African swine fever in a farm northwest of the capital Lome, where 44 pigs have died of the disease since April 18.
African swine fever kills 61 pigs in northern Namibia-gov'tNorthern Namibia has been hit by an outbreak of African swine fever that has so far killed 61 pigs and infected nearly 200 animals, a government veterinary official said Tuesday.
China detects African swine fever in another pig truckChina's agriculture ministry said on Tuesday it had detected the deadly African swine fever virus in pigs transported to the southwestern province of Sichuan, the latest in a dozen such cases in the..
China reports African swine fever case in piglets transported to SichuanChina detected a new case of African swine fever in piglets transported to Sichuan from outside the province, the agriculture ministry said on Wednesday.
Papua New Guinea confirms outbreak of African swine fever: OIEPapua New Guinea has confirmed its first cases of African swine fever among village pigs, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) said.
African swine fever risk could increase as China raises pig outputThe risk of the African swine fever could increase this year as China seeks to raise pig output, said a Chinese official from the ministry of agriculture on Thursday.
Thailand's Charoen Pokphand Foods hit by pork supply issuesThailand-based consumer-goods giant Charoen Pokphand Foods (CPF) has commented on the impact of African swine fever (ASF) on its pork supply.
Pig farmers warned about swine fever coming to UK in sandwichesTHE dangers posed by African Swine Fever (ASF) to pig farming were highlighted in the European Parliament by the Conservative's agriculture spokesperson.
African swine fever outbreak spreads in Philippines' southern provincesThe Philippines confirmed on Sunday that African swine fever infections had spread in the south of the country, which accounts for nearly a third of the nation's 12.8 million pig herd.
Indonesian investigates deaths of hundreds of pigs in BaliIndonesian authorities are investigating the deaths of about 880 pigs on the island of Bali, the director of animal health at the Ministry of Agriculture said on Wednesday, to determine if they died of..
Paradise lost looms for German farmers as swine fever nearsThe German state of Brandenburg has erected about 120 km (75 miles) of electric fencing to prevent wild boars infected with African swine fever (ASF) from straying across the border from Poland and..
Fleury Michon issues profit warning over African swine feverFrance-based charcuterie firm Fleury Michon expects to book an annual loss due to the impact of the African swine fever outbreak.
Germany says swine fever case found just 12 km from its borderA case of the pig disease African swine fever (ASF) has been discovered in a wild boar in Poland just 12 kilometers (7.4 miles) from the German border, Germany’s agriculture ministry said on..
Italy seizes 9.5 tonnes of Chinese pork to prevent African swine fever contagionItaly's tax police seized and destroyed 9.5 tonnes of pork from China which was banned by the Health Ministry after African swine fever broke out in the Asian country, police in the northeastern city..
China data shows African swine fever impact on domestic pork sectorNewly-released data from China's National Bureau of Statistics has illustrated the impact African swine fever had on domestic pork output in 2019.
Germany and Poland discuss new action to prevent swine feverGermany and Poland are discussing new action to prevent the spread of the pig disease African swine fever (ASF) in wild boars in Poland close to the German border including border fences and increased..
China agriculture minister urges authorities to prevent recurrence of African swine feverChina's agriculture minister urged authorities to prevent a recurrence in African swine fever outbreaks, according to a statement on the ministry's website on Monday.
No pigging out on pork delicacies for China this Lunar New YearFor Xu, a mother and wife from central China, losing her family's entire pig herd to African swine fever almost meant not serving the cured pork, known as la rou, and dried sausage central to her Lunar..
China's 2019 pork output plunges to 16-year low as disease culls herdChina's 2019 pork output plunged to a 16-year low, official data showed on Friday, as the fatal hog disease African swine fever killed millions of pigs in the world's top producer.
Germany concerned about swine fever cases in nearby PolandGermany’s government said on Friday it is concerned about the spread of the pig disease African swine fever (ASF) in wild boars in Poland close to the German border.