There is found the infection with the covid-19 at even a mink farm in northern Jutland, denmark. It informs the Fda on Friday afternoon.
In June, the Danish veterinary and food administration also covid-19 in the three other north minkfarme.
The 30. June had one of the owners of a mink farm, killing a crew of about 4200 mink, in order to ensure that the infection would not spread.
the Past was 11.000 mink have been culled on a second farm in northern Jutland, denmark.
the Crew of the mink in the new case will not be killed.
- to avoid contamination outside the farm, the infected mink farm, now subject to strict restrictions. This means, among other things, that the visitor must wear a special mask, and that one has to go in the bath and wash his clothes, after you have been inside at the farm, says beredskabschef in the Fda Nikolas Hove.
in addition to the sharp rules for personaleværnemidler, the authorities have since June asked the tough requirements for dealing with mink.
Nikolas Hove tells that the Danish veterinary and food administration has gone minkfarmens fencing through to minimize the risk that the mink could escape.
Minkejeren must also continuously enumerate its mink to demonstrate that no one has run away.
With the actions, assesses the government that it is justifiable to let the infected minkbesætninger live, since the risk of contamination is minimized.
The many north jutland smittetilfælde on minkfarme in June health authorities to launch a major investigation of possible infection with the covid-19 on minkfarme.
At two of the previous cases of covid-19-infected minkfarme it turned out even that was affiliated persons, who had also been tested positive for the disease.
in Addition, there was also, in a case registered infection of one of the owners ' dogs, who went in the vicinity of the farm.