African Swine Fever Reported In South Korea – PembinaValleyOnline.com

African Swine Fever has been confirmed in South Korea according to media reports. They say the Country’s first case of the highly contagious disease has killed pigs at a farm near its border with North Korea, who saw an outbreak in May. There is no cure for African Swine Fever, but it does not affect human health. The pig disease has never been found in Canada, but the Government says it poses a significant risk to the pork industry and Canadian economy.

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