Erysipelas: an emerging disease in animal friendly production systems for poultry and pigs

July 7, 2018
July 7, 2018 FACE

Collection of data and samples to identify population characteristics and other factors that can influence the presence of Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae in wild boars and the risks for domestic pigs and poultry

Country: Denmark,Italy,Sweden
Starting date: 2015
Species: Wild Boar (Sus Scrofa)
Species characteristics: Huntable species
Type of actions: Research and data collection, wildlife disease surveillance
Leading partners: no hunting association directly involved in the project, just hunters for the collection of samples and data

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