African Swine Fever

@inproceedings{Wilkinson1990AfricanSF,
  title={African Swine Fever},
  author={Philip J. Wilkinson and Leslie Collier and Morag Crichton Timbury},
  year={1990}
}
As part of its overall mission to protect American agriculture, the United States Department of Agriculture’s (USDA) Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service works to keep the country’s livestock and poultry healthy in two ways – first by keeping foreign animal diseases out of the country, and second by dealing with disease issues that affect our nation’s herds and flocks. Together, these efforts protect American producers, their livelihoods, our food supply, and ultimately our nation’s… 
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