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African swine fever hits another industrial pig farm in Bulgaria

Author Mario Tanev
African swine fever hits another industrial pig farm in Bulgaria Author: The Pug Father. Licence: Creative Commons.

SOFIA (Bulgaria), January 6 (SeeNews) - Bulgaria's Food Safety Agency said that it has confirmed another case of African swine fever at an industrial farm, located in the village of Nikola Kozarevo, in the Shumen province.

All 24,000 animals at the farm will be culled, the agency said in a statement on Friday.

The food safety agency has set up a three-kilometre prevention zone and a ten-kilometre surveillance zone around the farm.

 

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