According to the website of the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs received a report from the Department of Agricultural and Rural Affairs of Fujian Province on February 6 after approval and approval of the African pest area in Yanping District, Nanping City.
Following the outbreak of the African swine fever epidemic in Yanping District, Nanping City, Fujian Province, local authorities have adopted measures such as blocking, killing, disinfection and harmless treatment in accordance with the African swine fever emergency plan and the specifications techniques for the prevention and control of African swine fever. After completion of pig slaughter in the epidemic area, after 6 weeks of continuous monitoring and investigation, no new cases were found and monitoring was positive. Between February 5 and 6, the Nanping Agricultural and Rural Bureau organized experts for the evaluation and acceptance of the affected areas, and the results were accepted in accordance with the relevant regulations on lifting the blockade in the affected areas, the extinction of the African swine fever has been extinguished. The local government will officially lift the blockade of the infected area at 0:00 on February 7. The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs requires that local livestock and veterinary departments continue to strengthen research and monitoring of the epidemic situation and effectively implement various prevention and control measures to prevent recurrence of African swine fever.
Edit Dai Yuzhen