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African swine fever
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ZoetisUSDA to grant development of ASF vaccine
USA, Parsippany, NJ. The Agricultural Research Service (ARS) of the USDA is to grant Zoetis LLC, Kalamazoo, Michigan, an exclusive license to develop a vaccine to control ASF.
World Food SituationFAO Food price index down in September
ITALY, Rome. The FAO Food Price Index is a measure of the monthly change in international prices of a basket of food commodities. It consists of the average of five commodity group price indices, weighted with the average export shares of each of the groups for 2002-2004.
AssessmentASF: No risk to consumers
GERMANY, Berlin. Animal diseases are not food scandals. The pathogen cannot be transferred to humans.
ASFBelgium creates buffer zone
BELGIUM, Brussels. The Belgian Minister of Agriculture takes action. Thousands of domestic pigs are to be culled.
OverviewPork prices and export
UNITED KINGDOM, London. EU competes on prices as pork exports grow in July.
ASFShifts in global protein market
THE NETHERLANDS, Utrecht. The spread of African Swine Fever in China – and more recently to Belgium (close to France and Germany) – has substantially altered the outlook for the pork industry around the world.
PoultryChina's pig fever outbreak a boom for chicken farmers
CHINA, Beijing. An outbreak of African swine fever in China is proving to be a windfall for chicken farmers, helping drive up prices of the country’s second-most popular meat to two-and-a-half year highs.
AssessmentASF in wild boar in Belgium
UNITED KINGDOM, London. The Belgian Authorities have reported two cases of ASF in wild boar in the Luxembourg region, close to the border with France.
ASFFrance calls for measures after case in Belgium
FRANCE, Paris. France called for protective measures following reports that African swine fever had been detected in wild boars in Belgium near the French border.
ASFIndustry works on prevention and response
USA, Ames, Ia. The pork industry organizations have developed a list of actions that could help prevent and then, if needed, respond to an African swine fever (ASF) incursion.
ASFFocus on ingredients to combat threat
USA, Des Moines, Ia. Pork industry focuses on feed ingredients to combat African Swine Fever threat. Producers urged to ask questions of feed suppliers.
New MarketAssessing growth opportunities for US red meat in South Africa
USA, Denver, Co. USMEF has heightened its focus on Africa, especially as U.S. meat has gained better access to selected markets.
WarningOutbreak of ASF threatens to spread from China to other Asian countries
ITALY, Rome. Outbreak of African swine fever threatens to spread from China to other Asian countries. FAO urges regional collaboration including stronger monitoring and preparedness measures.
OutbreakAfrican Swine Fever in China
CHINA, Liaoning. The Chinese authorities reported an outbreak of ASF in domestic pigs in Liaoning region, north east China in the beginning of August.
ASFDriving up domestic pork prices
UKRAINE, Kiev. African swine fever is taking a heavy toll on Ukraine's pork industry.
PorkUncertainties threaten optimism in trade
THE NETHERLANDS, Amsterdam. Disease risks, trade disputes, and feed availability will create opportunities and challenges for the pork industry in the coming months.
ASFRisks in Europe aggravates concerns in the USA
USA, Washington. The situation in Poland, Germany and Denmark is under analysis.
RussiaWTO likely to be late in resolving dispute on pork
RUSSIA, Moscow. There are less than 60 days to solve the case.
ASFGermany in state of alert
GERMANY, Greifswald – Insel Riems. New cases of African swine fever are reported in the neighbour countries Poland and Czech Republic.