A 10-km sanitary perimeter has been established around the premises.
The pig farm in Audru Municipality will be quarantined.
The Estonian Minister of Rural Affairs asserted that African swine fever can best be controlled through international cooperation and the sharing of experiences.
Russian authorities have announced quarantine measures in three more districts in Crimea, following outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) in wild boars.
Wild pigs carry diseases that can have devastating consequences for domestic pig populations.
Once confined to the Baltic Region and parts of Russia, the spread of African swine fever (ASF) further east and west is causing alarm on a global scale.
Russia is facing numerous biosecurity problems, as African swine fever (ASF) challenges the pig industry, poultry farmers battle bird flu, the first outbreaks of nodular dermatitis hit cattle farmers, and venison breeders combat anthrax.
The African Swine Fever (ASF) virus was confirmed in a private household in Pustovoitove.
Russia has reported the first case of African Swine Fever (ASF) in Siberia, close to the border with Mongolia.
The State Service for Food Safety and Consumer Rights Protection has confirmed African swine fever (ASF) outbreaks in the regions of Vinnytsia, Zaporizhia, Ivano-Frankivsk, and Kyiv.