Read this article in:

Finland: wild boar population to be culled

The culling is being carried out in an effort to prevent the spread of African swine fever virus from Russia into Finland.

Thursday 11 December 2014 (3 years 8 months 5 days ago)
Like

Finland's Ministry of Agriculture and Forestry and the Finnish Wildlife Agency have announced a plan to cut the wild boar population by up to half.

According to a survey by the Wildlife Agency, there are between 1,000 and 1,300 wild boars in the wild in Finland. The largest concentrations are in the southeast of the country, where there are estimated to be around 400, and in eastern part of Uusimaa with over 500.

The culling is being carried out in an effort to prevent the spread of African swine fever virus from Russia into Finland.

Thursday December 4, 2014/ Jord- och skogsbruksministeriet/ Finland.
http://www.mmm.fi/

Swine news

Article Comments

This area is not intended to be a place to consult authors about their articles, but rather a place for open discussion among pig333.com users.
Leave a new Comment

Access restricted to 333 users. In order to post a comment you must be logged in.

Not a registered user of 333?sign upand access swine prices, the search engine, ...
It is fast and free
Are you registered in 333?LOGINIf you've forgotten your password we'll send it to you here

tags

Swine News

Swine industry news in your email

You are not subscribed to this list

27-Jul-201820-Jul-201813-Jul-201806-Jul-2018

Log in and sign up on the list

Not a registered user of 333?sign upand access swine prices, the search engine, ...
It is fast and free
Are you registered in 333?LOGINIf you've forgotten your password we'll send it to you here