Fri, 31 Jan 2014
EU - The European Commission has confirmed the demarcation of the area of Lithuania affected by African swine fever infected and where emergency restrictions now apply.
According to the UK's National Pig Association, these measures are coupled with the deployment of a team of experts who will support the Lithuanian veterinary authorities in applying control measures and restrictions.
The restrictions include:
The measures will be reviewed at the European Commission's Standing Committee on the Food Chain and Animal Health on 6-7 February.
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