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FAO: Vietnam should raise high alert on African Swine Fever

FAO: Vietnam should raise high alert on African Swine Fever

African Swine Fever (ASF) has spread among 20 provinces and cities in Vietnam with nearly 25,000 pigs culled in an attempt to stop the disease from reaching the southern farms that produce the industry’s largest amount of pork.

Solutions to curb African swine fever discussed

Solutions to curb African swine fever discussed

Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Nguyen Xuan Cuong chaired a meeting in Hanoi on March 14 to discuss solutions to curb and prevent further outbreaks of the African swine fever (ASF), which is developing and likely to spread wildly.

Ha Nam strives to fight African swine fever

Ha Nam strives to fight African swine fever

Authorities of the northern province of Ha Nam are intensifying efforts to contain and stamp out the outbreaks of African swine fever (ASF), as another case was announced on March 8.

African swine fever spreads to nine provinces

African swine fever spreads to nine provinces

VOV.VN - New outbreaks of African swine fever have been reported in the northern provinces of Hoa Binh and Dien Bien, said Phung Duc Tien, deputy minister of Agriculture and Rural Development during a recent visit to inspect preventive measures against the disease in Luong Son district, Hoa Binh province.

FAO helps Vietnam control African swine fever

FAO helps Vietnam control African swine fever

The UN Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) in Vietnam has pledged to help the country control the spread of African swine fever (ASF), that recently broke out in the northern provinces of Thai Binh and Hung Yen.

Deputy PM orders drastic measures to prevent ASF

Deputy PM orders drastic measures to prevent ASF

Ministries, sectors, provinces and cities nationwide must take drastic measures to prevent animal diseases, particularly African Swine Fever (ASF), from entering Vietnam, said Deputy Prime Minister Trinh Dinh Dung.