African swine fever virus has been detected in three trucks carrying 205 pigs through China’s northeastern Liaoning province. Despite efforts to control the spread of the outbreak, the number of cases have continued to rise worldwide.
US pork producers are instituting new biosecurity measures including barring international visitors and keeping US personnel off the premises for five to seven days if they visit African swine fever infected countries.
A senior official for the Bulgarian food safety authority has reported that another industrial pig farm with over 40,000 pigs is experiencing an outbreak of African swine fever.
On Saturday, July 20, 2019, Bulgaria reported an outbreak of African swine fever at a breeding farm for pigs near the Danube city of Ruse in the north east of the Balkan country.
This article discusses the increased biosecurity awareness and practices that have occurred as a result of the African swine fever epidemic.
Bulgaria’s Food Safety Agency confirmed an outbreak of African swine fever on an unregistered private farm in the village of Zidarovo.
China reports a new African Swine Fever outbreak in Hubei province.
Canada and the European Union have made a zoning arrangement to contain African swine fever in the event of an outbreak.
On Friday, July 5, China confirmed another outbreak of African swine fever in Guangxi..
State Council, China's cabinet issued a guideline to strengthen the supervision on the whole chain of the country's pig industry.