Inspection and disinfection of inbound rolling cargoes and seagoing vessels at Balanacan and Cawit port to thwart the possible incursion of African Swine Fever and Bird Flu into the territorial jurisdiction of Marinduque.
Volunteerism at its best!
Dr. JM Victoria, the Provincial Veterinarian of Marinduque led the Orientation and actual demonstration of basic quarantine procedures to the new volunteers from the towns of Boac, Gasan, and Buenavista with their respective Municipal Agricultural Officers and MDRRMO’s at Balanacan Port
Laban sa ASF laban ng lahat!!!
Monitoring of warehouses in relation to the strict implementation of EO No. 16-2019 prohibiting the entry and sales of processed pork products originated from mainland Luzon in the Province of Marinduque.
This is a joint operation of Boac PNP, Barangay’s concerned and the Provincial Veterinary Office ASF Task Force – Quick Tesponse Team. Continue reading
In September 9, 2019, African Swine Fever occurs in the country. To protect the island province and its pig industry, the Provincial Governor issued an Executive Order No. 16-2019 “An Order to impose a ban on the importation of live pigs, pork-related products to avoid the spread of the African Swine Fever (ASF) Virus” and Supplemental Notices.
The provincial government established quarantine Checkpoint in major port of entries (Balanacan & Buyapod Port and Gasan Wharf). The Provincial Animal Quarantine inspectors intensified quarantine inspection of pork, processed pork products. A total of around 800 kgs of processed pork products, approximately 300 kgs of pig entrails were confiscated this holiday season.
Meeting with Meat Inspectors…in re: Proper handling and display of frozen meat and processed meat products in the market…hygienic practice in meat stalls….submission of monthly report in compliance to the Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA)-National Meat Inspection Service (NMIS) new reporting system (DA-AO #27)
Apprehension of illegally shipped hogs from Pinamalayan Oriental Mindoro on board M/B Emarsan at Gasan Wharf…
Gross Violation of Provincial Ordinance No. 44 Series of 2003 as amended by Ordinance no. 55 S. 2006….
1. No livestock handlers permit
2. No shipping permit
3. No veterinary health certificate
4. Non accredited livestock carrier
5. Violation of RA8485 “Animal Welfare Act of 1998”
Disposition: ordered to go back to port of origin after paying Php 3000 penalty as first offender..
Apprehending Officer: Eddie Mar Laylay assisted by Dr. Emmir Raymond Nono and Allien Paguio