Updated at 17:11,20-07-2018

Minsk meatpacker refutes information about swine fever in its products

Artsiom Martynovich, Euroradio

The Russian food safety authority says it found African swine fever genome in in the meat from the Minsk meat-packing factory.

Now Russia has limited the supply of the Minsk meatpacker due to African swine fever, site of Rosselkhoznadzor reports.

Minsk meatpacker staff assures us that they check all batches of meat. Euroradio learned it from staff of the enterprise laboratory.

Laboratory employee: It does not mean anything, Russia writes ... We do not import raw materials, all materials are tested. We have not had cases of ASF.

Previously Rosselhoznadzor found ASF genome in the sausage from Orsha meatpacker and limited supply of its products to Russia.