The Special Area for Agricultural Development (SAAD) Program of Department of Agriculture 12 called for an emergency meeting to deal with the emerging disease on the hog industry , the African Swine Fever (ASF).

Swine, as one of the components of SAAD project, an intervention arrangement with the Provincial Veterinarians, Agricultural Program Coordinating Offices and Local Government Units was done today in Koronadal City to contain the spread of ASF in the region.