Foot and Mout Disease Mtubatuba Outbreak Follow up Report & Surveilance

Press Release 1 November 2021 Foot and Mouth Disease: Molemole Outbreak Follow up Report and Surveilance Upate Current status There has been no significant change in the status of the Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) outbreak in KwaZulu-Natal Province since the previous report of 1 October 2021. Serological and clinical surveillance is continuing and the […]

KZN-DMA Media Statement FMD

Press Release 07 September 2021 MINISTER DIDIZA ANNOUNCES THE REDUCTION OF SIZE OF THE DISEASES MANAGEMENT AREA AFFECTED BY FOOT-AND-MOUTH DISEASE IN KWA-ZULU NATAL The Minister of Agriculture, Land Reform and Rural Development, Ms.Thoko Didiza, MP wish to announce the reduction of the size of the disease management area affected by foot-and-mouth diseases in KwaZulu-Natal. […]

Mtubatuba Outbreak Follow-Up Report and Surveillance Update – 16 August 2021

Press Release 16 August 2021 Mtubatuba Outbreak Follow-Up Report and Surveillance Update – 30 July 2021 1. Introduction and summaryIn May 2021, an outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) in cattle was confirmed in the Umkhanyakude District Municipality of the KwaZulu-Natal Province. Twenty-six locations in KwaZulu-Natal Province have been identified as FMD positive and […]

Update on the Outbreak of FMD in the FMD infected zone – Zambezi Region

Press Release 13 August 2021 Update on the Outbreak of FMD in the FMD infected zone – Zambezi Region – Detection of a new FMD serotupe O The Directors of Veterinary Services under the Ministry of Agriculture, Water and Land Reform would like to update farmers and the General Public about the Food and Mouth […]

Mtubatuba Outbreak Follow-Up Report and Surveillance Update – 30 July 2021

Press Release 30 July 2021 Foot and Mouth Disease: Mtubatuba Outbreak Follow-up Report and Surveillance Update 1. Introduction and summary In May 2021, an outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) in cattle was confirmed in the Umkhanyakude District Municipality of the KwaZulu-Natal Province. Twenty-two locations in KwaZulu-Natal Province have been identified as FMD positive […]

FMD Outbreak Mtubatuba Follow-up Report 2 July 2021

Press Release 2 July 2021 Foot and Mouth Disease: Mtubatuba Outbreak Follow up Report 1. Introduction and summary In May 2021, an outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) in cattle was confirmed at a dip tank in the Umkhanyakude District Municipality of the KwaZulu-Natal Province. Since the discovery and reporting of the index case, […]

FMD – Mtubatuba Outbreak Report – 18 June 2021

Press Release 18 June 2021 Foot and Mouth Disease: Mtubatuba Outbreak Follow up Report 1. Introduction and summary In May 2021, an outbreak of Foot and Mouth Disease (FMD) in cattle was confirmed at a dip tank in the uMkhanyakude District Municipality of the KwaZulu-Natal Province. This location lies in the suspended FMD free zone […]