Friday, February 5, 2021

China has another African Swine Fever outbreak

China has had another outbreak of African Swine Fever that killed six pigs and prompted culling of 240 others. 


The farm in Yuen Long has implemented strict quarantine and disinfection measures to prevent the disease from spreading to other buildings, a government report said.


A three-kilometre quarantine zone has been implemented and all hogs there are being tested.


Yuen Long is a new town in the western part of China.