Monday, 18 February 2019

African swine fever (ASF) would be a disaster

There is a ‘clear risk’ the swiftly spreading disease could come here, says leading swine health vet

By Alexis Kienlen FOLLOW
Reporter Alberta farmer - February 11, 2019
These red spots are typical of African swine fever.  
A Wikimedia photo.
There is a real risk that the African swine fever virus could enter Canada — and if it did, it would be catastrophic, says one of the country’s leading swine health experts.