No case of death of wild boars is not fixed in Ostashkov and surrounding areas of Tver Region. In spite of opinion of experts, who insist on strict measures against African swine fever virus.
By rangers of all hunting area, including the Shooting Club "SDL", regularly held inspection the territories and other measures to detect and prevent the African swine fever.
Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation reported that the only measure in the fight against African swine fever is the complete destruction of wild boars in the region. Hunting reserve, duly watching the livestock of wild boarsis very hoped that the Ministry of Agriculture will not come to such cruel measures, and will do whatever is necessary to prevent contamination and spread of the disease.
According to the Ministry of Agriculture of the Russian Federation, in the first half of 2012 in Russia recorded nine deaths of wild boars from the ASF.