June 23, 2021
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first_imgThe Department of Agriculture (DA)recently announced that the blood sample from incident reports of the suspectedswine disease from Rizal province sent for confirmatory Polymerase ChainReaction tests has tested positive for ASF. The Task Force ASF, according toLeornardia, has focused on disseminating information to all industry stakeholders,from the huge livestock growers down to the backyard hog raisers. They will also formulate a contingencyplan for a tighter prevention and control measures to ward off the deadly pigdisease. “This is to effectivelyaddress and devise measures to ensure the city against ASF,” the mayorsaid. BACOLOD City – The city governmenthere has activated a taskforce to prevent the dreaded African swine fever (ASF)from entering the metro. ASF is a highly contagious hemorrhagicviral disease of domestic and wild pigs that can easily spread from one farm toanother if not properly managed, thereby causing economic and productionlosses.center_img He added that there is a need totighten preventive measures to protect the hog industry and to prevent apossible economic loss should the ASF breaches the city. Leonardia chairs the task force, whichincludes quick response, quarantine, surveillance, information, education andcommunication, and legal teams. City Agriculture officer Atty. Goldwyn Nifrashas been named as vice-chairperson. Mayor Evelio Leonardia issued anExecutive Order (EO) No. 27 last week creating the “Task Force ASF” that willbe in the forefront of safeguarding the local swine industry. The provincial government of NegrosOccidental has created its own ASF task force to conduct a province-widemonitoring to prevent entry of ASF in various points of entries./PNlast_img read more

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