Agri dept tags areas in Rizal, Bulacan, QC contaminated with ASF

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Sep 20 2019 08:02 PM | Updated as of Sep 20 2019 10:06 PM

MANILA - The Department of Agriculture (DA) on Friday tagged 11 barangays in Quezon City and the provinces of Rizal and Bulacan as contaminated by the African swine fever (ASF).

Below are the ASF-affected barangays:

RIZAL

  • San Isidro, Rodriguez
  • San Jose, Rodriguez
  • Macabud, Rodriguez
  • Geronimo, Rodriguez
  • San Rafael, Rodriguez
  • Mascap, Rodriguez
  • San Mateo Slaughterhouse
  • Cupang, Antipolo City

BULACAN

  • Pritil, Guiguinto

QUEZON CITY

  • Bagong Silangan, Quezon City
  • Payatas, Quezon City

DA spokesperson Noel Reyes said Payatas and Bagong Silangan are the remaining areas in Quezon City in need of culling as the rest have completed it in the past 2 weeks.

- Report from Arra Perez, ABS-CBN News