African swine fever hits a third Polish pig farm

African swine fever hits a third Polish pig farm

New outbreaks also confirmed across Asia and Europe

That African swine fever (ASF) has been confirmed at two commercial farms in different regions of Poland within one month must be matter for concern for a country fighting a long-running battle against the disease in its wild boar population. New outbreaks of the disease have also been confirmed in domestic pigs in China, Hong Kong, Romania, South Africa, Ukraine and Vietnam.