Agriculture explains reasons for deaths of dozens of pigs


The Division of Animal Well being of the Ministry of Agriculture decided by way of necropsies carried out on the corpses of a quantity of pigs in Montecristi that they died from group pneumonia And by no means A wierd illness.

Based mostly on A press launch, the illness affected pigs beneath three months owned by eight producers in Palmarito, Gozuela.

“What was carried out immediately was To use The relevant remedy in the direction of the illness and after this the deaths ceaseped,” said Rafael Núñez, director of Animal Well being.

Agriculture assumed the preliminary value of the remedy and useful that the producers apply the indicated measures to maintain away from the unfold Inside the pig inhabitants that has not but been contaminated.

Likewise, it was decided that the pigs have been already vaccinated in the direction of classical swine fever (CSF), In all probability the most dangerous, however that this was not The rationale for any of the deaths.

Animal Well being had a everlasting surveillance group of this entity Inside the Montecristi space, The world most affected by the circumstances, To cease the unfold of pneumonia.

Completely different comparable circumstances occurred in swine-producing spaces of Santiago and Los Alcarrizos.