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India develops first home-grown CSF vaccine for pigs

The Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in Guwahati, northeast India, has developed a new vaccine for classical swine fever (CSF). Vaccine company BioMed has...

Taiwan eyes CSF-free status from WOAH

Taiwan stopped vaccinating pigs against classical swine fever (CSF) in July 2023. This paves the way for its Council of Agriculture (COA) to apply...

Classical swine fever virus

In these short articles we will look at the biology of the major pathogens affecting pigs in Asia. African swine fever (ASF) was considered...

India offers free vaccination and tagging of pigs

India will vaccinate and tag pigs for better monitoring under the Livestock Disease and Control Program. Currently, the government is offering free vaccination against...

Taiwan aims for CSF-free recognition

Taiwan is aiming for WOAH’s recognition as free of Classical Swine Fever (CSF) by 2025. The Council of Agriculture announced the eradication of CSF,...

Classical swine fever detected in Nepal

Nepal, which reported its first ASF outbreak (https://www.asian-agribiz.com/2022/05/23/nepal-reports-first-asf-outbreak/) in Kathmandu last month, has detected classical swine fever (CSF) in most pig farms in the...

Taiwan farms could end classical swine fever shots in June

Taiwan’s successful vaccination against classical swine fever (CSF) will end for ‘sentinel pigs’ at some farms in June 2022. In February 2021, the Council...

Indonesia to develop CSF and toxoplasma-free compartmentalization

Indonesia’s Agriculture Ministry in the near future will develop disease-free compartmentalization for classical swine fever in pigs and toxoplasma in goats and sheep. Fadjar...

Japan loses its classical swine fever-free status

Japan has officially lost its status of being free from classical swine fever as it failed to contain an outbreak that started two years...

Nagaland clamps down on pig smuggling to control disease outbreaks

The smuggling of pigs from Assam into Nagaland in northeast India has prompted authorities to warn the public about consuming pork from unknown sources....

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