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Posts Tagged ‘African Swine Fever’

Pork goods from Laos banned due to African Swine Fever

Posted on Wednesday, 3 July 2019 05:12 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Agriculture (DA) added Laos to its list of countries where purchase and entry of pork goods to the Philippines are prohibited due to African...

FDA confiscates P7-M worth of imported meat products

Posted on Tuesday, 18 June 2019 06:58 PM | No Comments
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has reportedly confiscated P7 million worth of imported meat products across the country. That is equivalent to 16,000 canned products. The FDA has inspected...

Canned pork seized from OFW positive for African Swine Fever virus

Posted on Friday, 14 June 2019 03:33 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Department of Agriculture Secretary Manny Piñol confirmed on Friday (June 12) that the canned pork products confiscated last March 25 at the Clark International Airport have tested...

DA beefs up security against entry of imported agri products

Posted on Wednesday, 5 June 2019 08:57 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Agriculture (DA) has heightened its border security against entry of imported agricultural products especially pork due to the outbreak of African Swine Fever (ASF)...

SoKor braces for African swine fever outbreak after NoKor case

Posted on Friday, 31 May 2019 06:41 PM | No Comments
South Korea readied on Friday (May 31) to prevent an outbreak of African swine fever in its pig herd after the disease was found in North Korea, the latest Asian...

FDA orders recall of pork products from African Swine Fever-affected countries

Posted on Tuesday, 28 May 2019 05:48 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has ordered a market recall of all pork-based products that are manufactured from countries affected by the deadly pig virus African...

DA intensifies border control amid African Swine Fever scare

Posted on Friday, 5 April 2019 02:55 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines intensifies its border control against the entry of meat products from Cambodia and other countries that currently declared African swine fever (ASF) outbreak. The World...

PH bans pork imports from Japan due to ASF

Posted on Sunday, 10 February 2019 05:47 PM | No Comments
Agriculture Secretary Manny Piñol has ordered the immediate ban on the entry of pork and other pork products from Japan following reports that African swine fever has reached said coutry.

Quarantine group relieved for failure to institute protocol vs. African Swine Fever

Posted on Friday, 4 January 2019 10:03 AM | No Comments
  QUEZON CITY, Philippines – Agriculture Secretary Manny Piñol on his social media account announced that the entire Quarantine group at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) will be relieved...