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China reports new outbreaks of African swine fever in Jiangxi, Yunnan, Sichuan and Shanghai

SHANGHAI (Reuters) – Four new outbreaks of African swine fever have been reported in China’s provinces of Jiangxi, Yunnan and Sichuan as well as the municipality of Shanghai, the agriculture ministry said on Saturday. Ten pigs had died from the disease and 10 others had fallen ill on a farm with 150 hogs in the… Read More »

China reports 50th African swine fever case, found on farm in Hunan province

BEIJING (Reuters) – China’s agriculture ministry said on Monday it had confirmed a new outbreak of African swine fever in Hunan province in the country’s south, marking the 50th outbreak of the deadly disease in the world’s top pork producer. The case, on a small farm of 119 pigs in Baojing county, near the border… Read More »