China confirms new FMD outbreak in pigs


China confirmed a new FMD outbreak on May 27 in a slaughterhouse in Wuzhou. In its report to the World Organization for Animal Health (WOAH), it said of 452 pigs, 21 were positive for the virus. Authorities have killed all the animals and disinfected the area, which is now under surveillance. They ...

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Editor, Asian Pork Magazine, Manila, Philippines. Isa is the in-house expert on African swine fever, as her deep knowledge on the subject is imbued in articles such as, ‘Strategic testing and extraction help farms survive ASF’.