Monday, July 31, 2023
African swine fever under control in the Dominican Republic with positive vaccine results
The Minister of Agriculture of the Dominican Republic, Limber Cruz, said that the African swine fever (ASF) outbreak in the country is being effectively managed, with encouraging results from tests conducted with a vaccine, Dominican Today ...
Friday, July 28, 2023
African swine fever detected at Estonian farm, over 9,000 swine to be culled
African swine fever (ASF) has been detected at a farm in Polva County, south of Estonia, with over 9,000 swine to be culled, Estonian Public Broadcasting reported.
Wednesday, July 26, 2023
Vietnam approves world's first commercial vaccines against African swine fever
Vietnam has approved the domestic commercial use of two locally developed vaccines, NAVET-ASFVAC and AVAC ASF LIVE, against African swine fever (ASF), the world's first commercial vaccines to combat ASF, Reuters reported.
Tuesday, July 18, 2023
Vietnamese firm seeks approval for export of African swine fever vaccine
Nguyen Van Diep, director of AVAC Vietnam Joint Stock Company, has sought approval from Vietnam's Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development for the export of the company's African swine fever (ASF) vaccine, Saigon news reported.
Tuesday, June 20, 2023
African swine fever continues to impact pork production in the Philippines, USDA says
The Philippines is expected to see a decrease in pork production due to the ongoing spread of African swine fever (ASF) in the country's top-producing regions, according to the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA), BusinessWorld r ...
Wednesday, March 15, 2023
Germany confirms eighth outbreak of African swine fever
Germany has confirmed its eight outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) this year on a farm in Brandenburg state, the European Food Agency reported.
Saturday, March 11, 2023
African swine fever detected in 14 regions in the Philippines
The Philippines' Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI) said African swine fever (ASF) cases in the country have been rising, with cases detected in 14 regions, The Philippine Star reported.
Thursday, March 2, 2023
Germany confirms another case of African swine fever
German authorities have confirmed another case of African swine fever (ASF) in a swine farm located in east Germany, Brandenburg state, Yahoo! News reported.
Tuesday, February 21, 2023
Malaysia to compensate swine farmers affected by African swine fever
Chan Foon Hin, Malaysia's Deputy Agriculture and Food Security Minister, said the government will finalise a compensation plan for swine farmers affected by the African swine fever (ASF) outbreak in the country, The Star reported.
Tuesday, February 21, 2023
African swine fever vaccine to be available in the Philippines
Philippines' agricultural product firm KPP Powers Commodities has partnered with Vietnam's AVAC Vietnam Joint Stock for the distribution of the first commercially available African swine fever (ASF) vaccine in the country, BusinessMirror re ...
Friday, February 3, 2023
AVAC Vietnam to distribute its African swine fever vaccine this month
AVAC Vietnam Co Ltd is expected to distribute the African swine fever (ASF) vaccine it developed and produced this month throughout Vietnam, Vietnam Net Global reported.
Friday, January 20, 2023
Pork supply remains sufficient in Penang state, Malaysia, despite African swine fever outbreak
Chow Kon Yeow, the Chief Minister of Penang state, Malaysia, said pork supply remains sufficient despite an outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) detected in 11 commercial swine farms in the state, Malay Mail reported.
Wednesday, December 21, 2022
African swine fever vaccine candidate developed by USDA and University of Connecticut
The US Department of Agriculture (USDA) and the University of Connecticut (UConn) have developed African swine fever vaccine candidates, which are "promising" according to independent researchers, the University of Connecticut rep ...
Friday, December 9, 2022
Japan intensifies measures against bird flu and African swine fever
Japan's Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Fisheries said it will intensify measures to protect poultry and swine farms from bird flu and African swine fever (ASF) as bird flu spreads across the country, NHK World-Japan reported.
Thursday, December 1, 2022
Swine movement restricted in Chiang Mai, Thailand, to stop spread of African swine fever
Thailand's livestock development officials have ordered swine farmers in the Doi Saket district of Chiang Mai province, Thailand, not to move swine from their farms, as a cautionary measure to stop the spread of African swine fever (ASF), T ...

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