The ASF virus kick-up has been detected in the Vinnytsia, Donetsk and Odessa regions.

Submitted by bashun on 13-09-2017 - 09:53

This was reported by the State Service of Ukraine for Food Safety and Consumer Protection (SSUFSCP).

According to the Main Department of the SSUFSCP, the disease and the death of pigs were registered in the personal subsidiary plot of a citizen of the urban-type settlement Zaliznychne of Koziatynskyi district of Vinnytsia region on September 7 in Vinnytsia region.
Through studies of selected samples of biomaterial, the ASF diagnosis was made by the State Scientific Research Institute for Laboratory Diagnostics and the Veterinary and Sanitary Expertise (SSRILDVSE) (Kyiv) on September 8.
In addition, according to information from the main authorities of the SSUFSCP in Donetsk and Odessa regions, the disease and the death of pigs were registered in the personal subsidiary plot of a citizen of the village Hannovka of Dobropolskyi district of Donetsk region and LLC SP “Uspikh” (urban-type settlement Sarata, Saratovskyi district, Odessa region).
Through studies of selected samples of biomaterial, the diagnosis of ASF was made on September 8 and 10 at SSRILDVSE.
With a view to coordinating actions on localization and elimination of ASF outbreaks, a meeting of state emergency antiepizootic commissions was held at the Koziatynskyi, Dobropilskyi and Saratskyi district state administrations, by decisions of which the plans for the elimination of ASF were approved, defined the borders of epizootic focus, protection zones and surveillance.
In the focus of the disease, the measures are taken to localize and prevent the spread of the causative agent of ASF.
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