An extraordinary plan
The extraordinary plan prepared by the Extraordinary Commissioner for African swine fever is available on the portal of the Ministry of Health. from African Swine Fever (ASF). Years 2023-2028".
The document has already been notified to the Regions, who will have to ensure its application. To consult and download the document you can use the following link. African Swine Fever (ASF) represents the greatest threat to the pig sector worldwide: the disease arrived in mainland Italy at the beginning of 2022 and is currently present in several infection clusters.
A complex disease
Given the epidemiological complexity of the disease, the unprecedented geographical scope and its cross-border nature, controlling the epidemic represents a difficult and particularly burdensome task for all the competent authorities required by sector legislation. (source: Federcaccia)