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Pig Health & Disease / Sows & Hogs / Latin America / Industry News & Trends
on October 9, 2018

Classical swine fever detected in Brazil

Meat trade group says there is no threat to the country’s pork production

Classical swine fever has been detected in pigs in Brazil, according to a Reuters report.

The outbreak was confirmed on October 6 in the northeastern state of Ceará on a family-owned pig farm “with no links to commercial establishments.” Brazil’s agriculture ministry said the report will not have an…

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