China reports African swine fever outbreak in Ningxia region

by Reuters
Sunday, 20 January 2019 15:06 GMT

BEIJING, Jan 20 (Reuters) - China's agriculture ministry on Sunday reported a new African swine fever outbreak in the northwestern region of Ningxia.

The outbreak occurred on a farm with 57 live pigs in Yongning county, infecting pigs and killing 13, the Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said in a statement. (Reporting by Philip Wen; editing by John Stonestreet)

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