Oct. 31 (Bloomberg) -- Russia discovered seven more cases of African swine fever in pigs.
Five were found in the Krasnodar region, one in the Bagatugtunskoye village in the Republic of Kalmykia, and one in the town of Kursk in central Russia, the government’s Rosselkhoznadzor said today in separate e-mailed statements. Krasnodar and Kalmykia are in southern Russia.
The virus killed 20,000 pigs in southern Russia in the first half of the year, according to Rosselkhoznadzor data.
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