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Cargill Philippines launches protection program vs ASF

CARGILL PHILIPPINES, Inc. recently launched a program that aims to protect pig farms from the effects of the African Swine Fever (ASF).

PHL detects 72 new ASF outbreaks; more than 33,000 hogs culled

THE PHILIPPINES reported 72 new outbreaks of the African Swine Fever (ASF), according to the Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI).

China floods blamed for fresh ASF outbreaks

BEIJING — Outbreaks of deadly African swine fever are surging in some parts of southern China following heavy rains, analysts and industry sources said, in what could be a big setback for Beijing’s goal of replenishing pork supplies.

Philippines detects 20 new ASF outbreaks; 10,543 more pigs culled

THE Philippines reported 20 new outbreaks of the African Swine Fever (ASF), culling an additional 10,543 pigs, according to the Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI).

Hog cull from ASF approaching 300,000

NEARLY 300,000 pigs have been culled as a precaution against African Swine Fever (ASF), according to the Bureau of Animal Industry (BAI).

Pangasinan to charge profiteers behind new ASF cases

THE PANGASINAN provincial government will investigate the emergence of new African Swine Fever (ASF) cases in two towns and charge those who will be found to have “directly or indirectly” contributed to the situation “just to gain undue profit.”

QC to ensure supermarket meat is free of ASF

QUEZON CITY Mayor Maria Josefina G. Belmonte announced on Friday that she will be issuing an executive order to ensure that meat being sold by supermarkets in her city are free from African Swine Fever (ASF).

Anti-ASF task force burns boxes of pork products from Luzon

HOTDOG and sausage products containing pork, which were shipped in from Luzon, were burned on Wednesday by Cagayan de Oro City’s Anti-African Swine Fever (ASF) Task Force in collaboration with the National Veterinary Quarantine Services’ (NVQS) Misamis Oriental office.

DA confirms ASF in QC supermarket meat display

THE Department of Agriculture (DA) said Friday it has confirmed a case of African Swine Fever (ASF) in a Quezon City meat dealer’s produce chiller.

DA says ASF cases tapering off

AGRICULTURE SECRETARY William D. Dar said on Thursday that cases of African Swine Fever (ASF) in the country is already on the decline.