TheFishSite.com - news, features, articles and disease information for the fish industry

News

Viral Haemorrhagic Septicaemia Reported on Slovakian Trout Farm

01 March 2016

SLOVAKIA - An outbreak of Viral haemorrhagic septicaemia (VHS) has been reported on a Slovakian rainbow trout farm.

In total, of the 5262 trout in the semi-closed farm, 4800 cases were reported. All fish died or were destroyed as a result of the outbreak.

The source of infection is thought to be due to the legal introduction of new animals.

TheFishSite News Desk



Our Sponsors

Partners



Sustainable Aquaculture Modular Courses AVAILABLE NOW - University of St Andrews

Seasonal Picks

Know Your Freshwater Fishes - 5m Books.com

Aquacullture Webinars from TheFishSite - Sign Up Now