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ASF could wipe out a quarter of Chinese hog population

Speakers at the International Poultry Council’s First Semester Conference spoke about the estimated impacts of the disease.
African swine fever (ASF) is widespread in China, spreading elsewhere around the world and carries significant potential to impact all animal protein industries in 2019 and beyond.
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Expert: African swine fever will change face of animal ag

Joe Kerns uses the EIC Forum to address African swine fever and how it will continue to impact the global meat market for as far any prediction may indicate.
With no signs of a solution, ASF will continue to demand the attention of the global meat market for as far as any statistical information would indicate.
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China says African swine fever 'under control'

Deadly pig disease returns to South Africa, spreads in Ukraine, Bulgaria
Despite announcing new outbreaks of African swine fever (ASF), the disease situation in China is under control, according to the agriculture ministry. ASF has returned to South Africa, spread to a new region of Ukraine, and infected more backyard herds in Bulgaria.
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China launches anti-dumping probes into methionine, DDGS

Investigations will look into possible dumping of methionine from Singapore, Malaysia, Japan; review anti-dumping tariffs of US DDGS
China’s Commerce Ministry said it has launched an anti-dumping investigation into methionine products imported from Singapore, Malaysia and Japan, according to reports. The investigation began April 10 and is expected to last a year.
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Avian flu returns to China, Mexico

Highly pathogenic H5N1 avian flu has returned to Liaoning province in China after an absence of 7 years
Highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) has returned to the poultry sectors of China and Mexico, and new outbreaks of the disease have occurred in Bulgaria, India, Nepal, and Taiwan.
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Vietnam sets up new African swine fever task force

Deadly pig disease returns to Moldova
African swine fever (ASF) has made an alarming jump in Vietnam, causing the first outbreak in a centrally located province while also continuing its spread in the north. The disease has also returned to Moldova, and the virus has infected more European wild boar.
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