TheCattleSite.com - news, features, articles and disease information for the cattle industry

TheCattleSite Foot and Mouth Disease News

This page provides a summary list of both recent and past news articles related to Foot and Mouth Disease. To read news from a specific country click on that country's flag.

Tuesday, January 18, 2011
New Outbreak of FMD in Bulgaria's Burgas Region
BULGARIA - A new outbreak of foot and mouth disease (FMD) in cattle and sheep has been reported in the Burgas region, which is in the east of the country and borders the Black Sea. ...
Two More Outbreaks of FMD in S Korea
SOUTH KOREA - The authorities have confirmed two additional cases of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) today as the government considers revamping its national quarantine system. ...
Monday, January 17, 2011
Korean President Inspects Quarantine Activities
SOUTH KOREA - President Lee has inspected the quarantine activities against foot-and-mouth disease (FMD). ...
Two Million South Korean Livestock Culled
SOUTH KOREA - The authorities have ordered the culling of some two million livestock to fight foot and mouth disease (FMD). ...
Thursday, January 13, 2011
More FMD Cases in Central, Southeastern Regions
SOUTH KOREA - South Korea confirmed two additional cases of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) in the country's central and southeastern regions on Thursday, despite nationwide quarantine and vaccination efforts. ...
Wednesday, January 12, 2011
Bulgaria Reports Another Outbreak of FMD
BULGARIA - The Bulgarian veterinary authorities have reported another outbreak of foot and mouth disease, this time affecting cattle, sheep and goats too....
Tuesday, January 11, 2011
South Korea Buries Pigs Alive to Contain FMD
SOUTH KOREA - It sounds too horrific to be true, but officials in South Korea are piling pigs on top of each other in trucks, dumping thousands of them into mass graves, and burying them alive....
Monday, January 10, 2011
Over 1.3 Million Livestock to be Culled to Combat FMD
S. KOREA - South Korea has ordered the culling of 1.34 million livestock since late November to stem its severest foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) outbreak in history, the government said Monday....
More FMD Plaguing South Korea
SOUTH KOREA - The South Korean veterinary authorities have reported 36 outbreaks across the country....
Bulgaria Reports FMD in Wild Boar
BULGARIA - The Bulgarian veterinary authorities have reported an outbreak of foot and mouth disease affecting wild boar (Sus scrofa)....
Friday, January 07, 2011
EC Adopts Protection Measures After Case in Wild Boar
BULGARIA - The European Commission adopted last night urgent protection measures after a wild boar, which was shot by hunters at the end of 2010 in Bulgaria, tested positive to Food and Mouth Disease (FMD). The Commission's decision aims to reinforce...
S. Korea Confirms More FMD Outbreaks Near Seoul, East Coast
SOUTH KOREA - South Korea confirmed additional foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) outbreaks near Seoul and on the east coast, despite nationwide quarantine efforts to contain the spread of the highly contagious animal disease. ...
Wednesday, January 05, 2011
FMD Spreading Rapidly to Pigs in S. Korea
SOUTH KOREA - South Korea's foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) is spreading rapidly from cattle to pigs, raising the need for a more extensive use of vaccines to stem further outbreaks, the government said Wednesday....
Tuesday, January 04, 2011
South Korea Reports Eleven FMD Outbreaks
SOUTH KOREA - The South Korean veterinary authorities have reported eleven new outbreaks of foot and mouth disease in the country....
S Korea Expands Vaccination Areas to Combat FMD
SOUTH KOREA - South Korea on Monday decided to expand areas where vaccination will be administered in the face of the country's severest outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD), the government said. ...
Thursday, December 30, 2010
S. Korea Reports Additional FMD Outbreak
SOUTH KOREA - South Korea confirmed an additional foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) outbreak on Thursday, despite a month-long quarantine effort to contain the highly contagious animal disease....
Wednesday, December 29, 2010
More Cattle in Mozambique Hit by FMD
MOZAMBIQUE - The country's veterinary authorities have reported two new outbreaks of foot and mouth disease, affecting cattle....
FMD Outbreak Affects Swine in Taiwan
TAIWAN - The Taiwanese veterinary authorities have reported a new outbreak of foot and mouth disease in swine....
Thursday, December 16, 2010
More Cattle and Swine Hit by FMD
SOUTH KOREA - The Korean veterinary authorities have reported three new outbreaks of foot and mouth disease (FMD), affecting cattle and swine populations....
Wednesday, December 15, 2010
FMD Spreads: Two New Outbreaks North of Seoul
SOUTH KOREA - South Korea has reported two additional cases of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) at pig farms north of Seoul, fueling worries over a nationwide spread of the disease that was first reported in a city located hundreds of kilometres south of...
Tuesday, December 14, 2010
More FMD in South Korean Cattle
SOUTH KOREA - The Korean veterinary authorities have reported another outbreak of foot and mouth disease in cattle....
Thursday, December 09, 2010
29 New FMD Outbreaks in South Korea
SOUTH KOREA - The Korean veterinary authorities have reported twenty-nine reports of foot and mouth disease in Andong City, affecting cattle and pigs....
Wednesday, December 08, 2010
Mongolia Vaccinates Cattle, Swine Against FMD
MONGOLIA - The Mongolian veterinary authorities have vaccinated all ruminants against foot and mouth disease in certain administrative divisions....
Thursday, December 02, 2010
South Korea Culls Diseased Animals
SOUTH KOREA - South Korea has began culling more than 55,000 animals in an attempt to contain an outbreak of foot-and-mouth (FMD)disease in the country....
Foot-and-Mouth Disease Spreading Fast
SOUTH KOREA - Three more cattle farms in Andong, North Gyeongsang Province, were found to have been infected with the deadly foot-and-mouth disease Thursday, sparking fears that livestock farms in other parts of the country could be hit by the highly...
More FMD Cases Found; Prices of Beef and Pork Fall
SOUTH KOREA - The prices of beef and pork have fallen due to the news of foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) being found at several more farms....
Wednesday, December 01, 2010
South Korean Cattle Now Under FMD Threat
SOUTH KOREA - The South Korean veterinary authorities have reported another outbreak of foot and mouth disease, but this time, the affected population consists of cattle....
Monday, November 29, 2010
FMD Confirmed in Two South Korean Pig Farms
SOUTH KOREA - South Korea has confirmed two cases of foot-and-mouth disease at pig farms, the first known outbreak in seven months. ...
 5  6  7  8  9  10  11  12  13  14 

Partners


Seasonal Picks

Animal Welfare Science, Husbandry and Ethics: The Evolving Story of Our Relationship with Farm Animals