Poultry
xClose

Loading ...
Swine
xClose

Loading ...
Dairy & Ruminant
xClose

Loading ...
Aquaculture
xClose

Loading ...
Feed
xClose

Loading ...
Animal Health
xClose

Loading ...
Market Reports

September 26, 2015
 
Hog, poultry and ruminant diseases reported in Asia, Europe and Africa (Global Animal Disease Update) (week ended September 25, 2015)
 
An eFeedLink Exclusive
 
 
Hog, poultry and ruminant diseases were reported in Asia, Europe and Africa this week. The following report provides an overview of the overall disease situation.
 

ASIA

1.  Reoccurrence of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome detected in Cambodia

Reoccurrence of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (NA and CN strains) was detected in Cambodia, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) reports.

The information was received by the OIE on September 21 from Dr. Sen Sovann, Deputy Secretary General , Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries , Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries , Phnom Penh, Cambodia.

The outbreak event was reported to have started on August 10, with outbreaks occurring in Svay Rieng and Kg Cham. 144 cases were identified in swine, resulting in 740 swine becoming susceptible. 30 infected swine died. The source of the outbreaks was unknown.

Control measures, among others, included movement control inside the country, disinfection, traceability, dipping/spraying, quarantine, surveillance outside containment and/protection zone, and surveillance within containment and/or protection zone. Vaccination is prohibited and no treatment was given to the affected animals.
 
2.  Reoccurrence of lumpy skin disease virus detected in Russia

Reoccurrence of lumpy skin disease virus was detected in Russia, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) reports.

The information was received by the OIE on September 21 from Dr. Evgeny Nepoklonov, Deputy Head, Federal Service for Veterinary and Phytosanitary Surveillance, Ministry of Agriculture, Moscow, Russia.

The outbreak event was reported to have started on July 7, with outbreaks occurring in Krasnoe, Hunzahsky, Respublika Dagestan. Ten cases were identified in cattle, resulting in 1,100 cattle becoming susceptible. The source of the outbreaks was unknown.

Control measures, among others, included movement control inside the country, screening, disinfection, quarantine, surveillance within containment and/or protection zone, and control of vectors. No vaccination or treatment were given to the affected animals.

3.  Reoccurrence of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus detected in Vietnam

Reoccurrence of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus, serotype H5N1, was detected in Vietnam, the OIE reports.

The information was received by the OIE on September 22 from Dr. Dong Pham Van, Director General, Chief Veterinary Officer, Department of Animal Health, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Hanoï, Vietnam.

The outbreak was reported to have started on July 22 in Vinh Long and Ha Tinh. 1,140 cases were identified in birds, resulting in 2,490 birds becoming susceptible. 1,025 infected birds died and all other birds were destroyed. The source of the outbreaks was unknown.
Control measures included movement control inside the country, disinfection, surveillance outside containment and/or protection zone. No vaccination and treatment were given to the affected animals.
 

EUROPE

4.  Reoccurrence of bluetongue virus detected in Hungary

Reoccurrence of bluetongue virus was detected in Hungary, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) reports.

The information was received by the OIE on September 22 from Dr. Lajos Bognár, Deputy State Secretary Chief Veterinary Officer, Food Chain Safety Department, Ministry of Agriculture, Budapest, Hungary.

The outbreak event was reported to have started on September 9, with outbreaks occurring in Tolna and Baranya. Three cases were identified in cattle, resulting in 948 cattle becoming susceptible. The source of the outbreaks was vectors.

Control measures, among others, included movement control inside the country, screening, vaccination in response to the outbreaks and control of vectors. No treatment was given to the affected animals.

5.  Reoccurrence of bluetongue virus detected in France

Reoccurrence of bluetongue virus was detected in France, the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) reports.

The information was received by the OIE on September 25 from Dr. Loic Evain, Directeur Général adjoint, CVO, Direction générale de l'alimentation, Ministère de l'Agriculture, de l'Agroalimentaire et de la Forêt, Paris, France.

The outbreak event was reported to have started on September 11, with outbreaks occurring in Puy-de-dome. Ten cases were identified in cattle, resulting in 1,213 cattle becoming susceptible. The source of the outbreaks was vectors.

Control measures, among others, included movement control inside the country, screening, disinfection, traceability, surveillance within containment and/or protection zone, zoning and control of vectors. No vaccination or treatment were given to the affected animals.
 

AFRICA

6.  Reoccurrence of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus detected in Nigeria

Reoccurrence of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus, serotype H5N1, was detected in Nigeria, the OIE reports.

The information was received by the OIE on September 21 from Dr. Abdulganiyu Abubakar, Chief Veterinary Officer, Federal Department of Veterinary Services, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Abuja, Nigeria.

The outbreak was reported to have started on January 8 in Rivers, Lagos, Ed and Enugu. 5,426 cases were identified in birds, resulting in 28,050 birds becoming susceptible. All infected birds died and all other birds were destroyed. The source of the outbreaks was unknown.

Control measures included movement control inside the country, quarantine, official destruction of animal products and official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste. Vaccination was prohibited and no treatment was given to the affected animals.

6.  Reoccurrence of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus detected in Nigeria

Reoccurrence of highly pathogenic avian influenza virus, serotype H5N1, was detected in Nigeria, the OIE reports.

The information was received by the OIE on September 22 from Dr. Abdulganiyu Abubakar, Chief Veterinary Officer, Federal Department of Veterinary Services, Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, Abuja, Nigeria.

The outbreak was reported to have started on January 8 in Oyo and Rivers. 7,607 cases were identified in birds, resulting in 26,723 birds becoming susceptible. All infected birds died and all other birds were destroyed. The source of the outbreaks was unknown.

Control measures included movement control inside the country, disinfection, quarantine, official disposal of carcasses, by-products and waste. Vaccination was prohibited and no treatment was given to the affected animals.
 


All rights reserved. No part of the report may be reproduced without permission from eFeedLink.

Share this article on FacebookShare this article on TwitterPrint this articleForward this article
Previous
My eFeedLink last read