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African swine fever re-emerges in three communes in Son La

African swine fever re-emerges in three communes in Son La

VOV.VN - African swine fever (ASF) has been detected in a total of 292 hamlets and 105 communes across 12 districts and towns in the northwestern mountainous province of Son La as of July 22, with a number of outbreaks recurring in some locations.

Agriculture ministry asked to ensure food supply in year-end

Agriculture ministry asked to ensure food supply in year-end

The Government has urged the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) to mobilise resources and engage the whole political system and community to prevent the spread of African swine fever, restructure the animal breeding sector and ensure foodstuff supply for year-end occasion.

Dong Nai records good growth in H1

Dong Nai records good growth in H1

The southern province of Dong Nai recorded a GDP growth of 8.02 percent in the first six months of this year, according to the provincial People’s Committee.

Vietnam develops anti-African swine fever vaccine

Vietnam develops anti-African swine fever vaccine

A vaccine against African swine fever (ASF) virus by the Vietnam Academy of Agricultural Sciences (VAAS) has produced initial positive outcomes on experimental scale, unveiled Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) Nguyen Xuan Cuong.

Hanoi to conduct food safety inspections

Hanoi to conduct food safety inspections

Hanoi will conduct checks on the food safety and hygiene of all enterprises and restaurants in the capital city starting July 10, according to the municipal People’s Committee.

Nearly 2.5 million pigs culled due to African swine fever

Nearly 2.5 million pigs culled due to African swine fever

The African swine fever (ASF) in pigs has appeared in 55 out of 63 provinces and centrally run cities in the country, forcing the cull of 2.5 million pigs, or 7.5 percent of the total pig stocks, it was reported at a conference on fighting the disease and restoring the pig farming industry on June 13.

First outbreak of African swine fever detected in HCM City

First outbreak of African swine fever detected in HCM City

VOV.VN - The first oubreak of the African swine fever (ASF) epidemic have been discovered at a pig-farming household in HCM City, according to the HCM City Department of Agriculture and Rural Development on June 11.

An Giang province declares African swine fever epidemic

An Giang province declares African swine fever epidemic

VOV.VN - The Mekong Delta province of An Giang has recently declared an epidemic of African swine fever (ASF) across the entire locality, said Tran Anh Thu, Vice Chairman of An Giang province People’s Committee, on June 10.

Pork shortage expected later this year

Pork shortage expected later this year

Vietnam is expected to import more pork in the coming months to make up for domestic shortages as African swine fever continues to spread, according to the Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT).

African swine fever causes huge damage

African swine fever causes huge damage

VOV.VN - African swine fever have broken out in 52 localities across the country, causing an estimated VND3.6 trillion (US$154.8 million) in damage, according to the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD).

African swine fever continues to spread

African swine fever continues to spread

African swine fever has been reported in two new provinces - the Central Highlands province of Dak Lak and the southern province of Ca Mau, raising the total number of localities affected by the virus to 46.

Efforts made to prevent spread of African swine fever in Quang Nam

Efforts made to prevent spread of African swine fever in Quang Nam

VOV.VN - The central province of Quang Nam has taken drastic steps in order to prevent the African swine fever (ASF) from becoming a large-scale epidemic in the locality, according to Le Tri Thanh, Vice Chairman of the provincial People’s Committee.

Ministry tackles African swine fever subsidy fraud

Ministry tackles African swine fever subsidy fraud

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development (MARD) has instructed localities hit by African swine fever (ASF) to detect whether there has been fraud designed to take advantage of the Government's financial support for farmers whose pigs were infected and to deter further violations.