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  • 11 Aug 2016, 11:30

Thirteen new outbreaks of African Swine Fever (ASF) have been reported in the south west of the country.

Twelve of the outbreaks were on pig farms and one outbreak affected wild boar.

In total, of the 18,605 pigs susceptible, 82 cases were reported and nearly 4,000 pigs have died or been destroyed as a result.