ASF outbreak investigation

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Some of our members conducted an investigation on an outbreak in a large commercial pig farm in Latvia, to understand how ASF entered the farm. Their results show that the most serious risk factor is the human one, for more … Read More

Fencing for wildlife disease control

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A paper on the use of fencing for wildlife disease control has been recently published on the Journal of Applied Ecology. Here the authors address costs and benefits while highlighting aspects that still need further investigation.

Training school in “Participatory methods to evaluate and improve the surveillance and control measures for African swine fever in wild boar in affected and at-risk countries”

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Few days left to apply to the Training School in “Participatory methods to evaluate and improve the surveillance and control measures for African swine fever in wild boar in affected and at-risk countries”. The deadline is November 1st, please contact … Read More

Training school in “Participatory methods to evaluate and improve the surveillance and control measures for African swine fever in wild boar in affected and at-risk countries”

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We are organising a Training School in “Participatory methods to evaluate and improve the surveillance and control measures for African swine fever in wild boar in affected and at-risk countries”. It will take place 5-7 February 2019 at FLI – … Read More

ASF in China

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An African Swine Fever outbreak has recently been reported in China. Researchers report, in a scientific publication, it is the same strain of the virus currently circulating in East Europe, Caucasus and Russia.

ESOF 2018

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Our Chair Dolores Gavier-Widén will be in Tolouse for the ESOF 2018 meeting. Get in touch with her to find out more about ASF and what we are doing to stop it.

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