Near Belgorod and Krasnodar once again found Achs

© RIA Novosti / Lisitsyn to Palpitate in photobacteria. Archival photoNear Belgorod and Krasnodar once again found Achs© RIA Novosti / Lisitsyn to Palpitate the image Bank

The Rosselkhoznadzor again found African swine fever (ASF) in the Belgorod region and Krasnodar territory, the Ministry reported on Monday.

In the Belgorod region the virus was discovered on January 12 in the pathological material from wild boar, found on the territory of hunting is non-commercial partnership for the protection of wild animals «Russian forest» near the hamlet Rzhavets Shebekinskiy district.

Near Krasnodar the virus revealed the next day, January 13, in pathological samples from domestic pigs kept on personal farms on the territory of the Kurganinsky city settlement Kurganinsky district of Krasnodar region. In addition, the virus found in the remains of pigs discovered in the former landfill of solid domestic wastes a few hundred meters North-West of the highway Kurganinsk-Xenable.

«Currently disadvantaged points specialists work gosvetsluzhbe Belgorod region and Krasnodar territory under the control of the territorial administrations of the Rosselkhoznadzor», — stated in the message.

African swine fever — a contagious viral disease of pigs that are particularly dangerous. For man, the ASF is not dangerous, but causes serious damage to the agricultural sector, as it does not give in to treatment and vaccinal prevention among animals. To stop the spread of the disease can only strict quarantine measures.