DA and backyard swine raisers' association chair are resource speakers at the Kapihan sa PIA (Philippine Information Agency) to educate the public about the African Swine Raisers (ASF). DA emphasized that ASF is a serious threat that will endanger the swine industry once it enters the country. Thus all concerned agencies and the public should coordinate and be vigilant to prevent the entry of this disease inside the Philippines.

Resource person include Dr. Armie Capuyan - disease monitoring and surveillance Section Chief, Dr. Ma. Teresa Bacayo - Regional Veterinary Quarantine Officer, and Felimon Santander - chair of Backyard Raisers Association.