In connection with the identification of the causative agent of African swine fever in the Kursk region signed a decree of the Government of the Oryol region to take measures to prevent the threat of introduction and spread of the disease in the region, reported IA REGNUM-center in the press service of the governor. On the territory of Dmitrov, Trosnyanskogo, Maloarkhangelsk, Glazunov, Kolpnyanskogo, Dolzhansky and Lievens areas already established nine convenience animal control police stations for the period of quarantine in the Kursk region. For the organization and around the clock veterinary and police posts from the reserve fund Orel allocated 2 million.
Recall, 27 October quarantine on African swine fever declared in the Kursk region, which borders with Orel. During the liquidation activities ASF has already destroyed 285 pigs. Kursk region — the second CFA region, where it was recorded ASF. The first was the Tver region. The last outbreak of ASF there was recorded on June 28 in the village of Koltakova Kalinin district. Prior to that, cases were reported in June this year in private farms in the village citizens Danilovskoe Kalinin district and village Khotilovo Bologovsky region Tver region. First agent of ASF detected in the Tver region in Torzhok in colony-4. During the period from 2007 to the present day illness registered in 19 regions of the Russian Federation, and in early November, it was announced that an outbreak of ASF in the Voronezh region (Ostrog district).