Japan is still reporting classical swine fever (CSF) cases. The Japanese veterinary authorities have informed the OIE/WOAH of a seventh CSF case on a pig farm that adds to the more than 110 CSF-positive wild boars.
The last affected pig farm is located in Kakamigahara, province of Gifu, and had 1,662 susceptible animals.
Regarding the wild boars, as of January 28th, 689 wild boars (73 dead and 616 captured) in the prefecture of Gifu were tested, and 105 (38 dead and 67 captured) were positive for CSF; 53 wild boars in the prefecture of Aichi were tested, and 6 were positive for CSF (1 dead and 5 captured); and in the other prefectures, 156 dead wild boars in 36 prefectures were tested and all of them were negative for CSF.
Wednesday, January 30th, 2019/ OIE.