SAPPO NEWS-Weekly Update-2020-11-20

SAPPO starts the #YesMrPresident initiative. See here the post: See here the SAPPO NEWS-Weekly Update: SAPPO WEEKLY UPDATE-WEEK 43                                                

ASF Update 20 November 2020

Please find here the latest update on the African Swine Fever: ASF contingency plan approved 2020-11-17 SF update 2020-11-17 ASF update 2020-10-23 ASF update 2020-06-30 ASF update 2020-05-19 2020-03-26 ASF outbreak and surveillance update report 2019-12-13 South Africa ASF update 2019-11-29 South Africa ASF update 2019-11-04 South Africa ASF update 2019-09-30 […]

ANIMAL HEALTH AND ECONOMICS-Foot-and-mouth disease, African swine fever, Antimicrobial resistance & highly pathogenic avian influenza-SASVPM Event

ANIMAL HEALTH AND ECONOMICS Foot-and-mouth disease, African swine fever, Antimicrobial resistance & highly pathogenic avian influenza ———————————————————– Programme for the day (subject to change) 09:30 – Webinar Platform Introduction (Corné Engelbrecht, Savetcon) 09:35 – Welcome & Introduction (Dr Noluvuyo Magadla, SASVEPM Vice President) 09:40 – The global burden of animal diseases programme (Prof. Jonathan Rushton, Professor (Chair) of […]


Media Statement 29 May 2020 AFRICAN SWINE FEVER UPDATE   Following the first ever case of African swine fever (ASF) in the Eastern Cape, the veterinary services have been conducting extensive epidemiological investigations and visiting areas to establish the extend of the outbreak. As of 22 May 23 villages were […]

ASF-INFORMATION-DALRRD Communications and SAPPO-2020-05-11

See here the helpful pamphlet and video information from the DALRRD Department of Communications and SAPPO: AFRICAN SWINE FEVER Z-FOLD PAMPHLET (1) AFRICAN SWINE FEVER (2) (1) Swine Biosecurity mearsures See here the link to the SAPPO website for the videos on ASF and Biosecurity advice:

Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development on African Swine Fever outbreaks in South Africa 2019-09-09 5 Sep 2019 African Swine Fever outbreaks in South Africa South Africa has reported seventeen (17) outbreaks of African swine fever (ASF) outside of the ASF controlled area since the beginning of April 2019 in the North West, Mpumalanga, Gauteng and Free State Provinces. The main indication of the […]

ASF-Minister DALRRD and MEC’s discuss ASF and the way forward-2019-08-26

See here the recent discussion on the ASF through the Minister of DALRRD and the MEC’s published in SA The Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development Thoko Didiza met with the MECs from the three provinces affected by African Swine Flu in Pretoria this week to […]