Kpone Katamanso: Restrict movement of pigs to prevent spread of swine fever
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Kpone Katamanso: Restrict movement of pigs to prevent spread of swine fever


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The Kpone Katamanso Municipal Assembly has urged pig farmers within the municipality to restrict the movement of their animals following the detection of the African Swine Fever among some pigs in the enclave.

In an interview with Citi News, the veterinary officer attributed the quick spread of the virus to the inappropriate disposal of carcasses of infected pigs by farmers.

Dr. Pecku also indicated that education for farmers among other measures are being put in place to contain the spread of the virus.


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