Vietnam sets up internal border checks for ASF control

Vietnam sets up internal border checks for ASF control

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As ASF spreads to new regions of Vietnam, Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has called on the whole political system, sectors, enterprises and farmers to take “drastic measures” to control the disease, reports Vietnam News. He also instructed local authorities to pay compensation at a rate of 80 percent of the market price to farmers whose infected pigs have been culled.