African Swine Fever
See the following links for information and updates on African Swine Fever:
Testing for ASF
The University of Minnesota Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory is approved by the National Animal Health Laboratory Network to test for African Swine Fever. Sample collection may only be done by a foreign animal disease diagnostician during a foreign animal disease investigation. Currently approved samples types include whole blood and tonsil tissue. Please contact your veterinarian or the VDL for more information on testing.