According to the information of the Main Directorate of the State Service of Ukraine for Food Safety and Consumer Protection in the Chernihiv region, in the personal subsidiary farm of the citizen Sholupets M. (Hrabivka village, Kulykivskyi district, Chernihiv region), disease and death of pigs were recorded on March 06, 2018.
In the study of selected samples of biomaterial in the State Research Institute for Laboratory Diagnostics and the Veterinary and Sanitary Expertise (Kyiv) 06.03.2018, the African swine fever (ASF) was diagnosed (report on the results of the study No. 002016 pm/18 of 06/03/2018).
In order to coordinate the localization and elimination of the ASF outbreak, a meeting of the state emergency antiepizootic commission was held at Kulykivskyi district state administration, the decision of which approved the plan for the elimination of ASF, the borders of the epizootic focus, protection zones and surveillance.
In the hearth of the disease, measures are taken to localize and prevent the spread of the pathogen of ASF.