July 25, 2012

 

Russia discovers new ASF outbreak in Tver

 

 

Russia's Tver region sees yet another African Swine Fever (ASF) outbreak.

 

The Russian Scientific Research Institute of Veterinary Virology and Microbiology announced the outbreak after studies of pathological material confirmed ASF

 

The pig was from a private farm in the village of Dulovskoe, in the Rameshkovskogo District, Tver Region.

 

Measures and restrictions have been applied at the site to try and contain and prevent the further spread of infection.