FAO World Reference
Laboratory for
Foot-and-Mouth Disease

South Africa



Date Type Species Location Lower administrative division (district - municipality) First administrative division (province) Latitude Longitude
7 August 2003 SAT2 Bovine Tsikuyu   Northern Province 22 22 S 30 56 E
7 August 2003 SAT2 Bovine Bend Mutale   Northern Province 22 25 S 31 03 E
26-27 June 2004 SAT2 Bovine

Two diptank areas on the eastern edge of the Buffer Zone of the foot and mouth disease (FMD) Controlled Area*, next to Letaba Ranch in the Limpopo Province (in the north-eastern part of the country)

2341'00"S 3055'00"E
2-30 July 2004 SAT2 Bovine

17 further diptank areas affected in the quarantine area, plus 1 commercial farm

2341'00"S 3055'00"E
31 July 2006 SAT3 Bovine Matiane Vhembe - Thulamela Limpopo 2244'38"S 3058'53"E
31 July 2006 SAT3 Bovine Joseph Vhembe - Thulamela Limpopo 2246'19"S 3058'09"E

The Pirbright Institute
, 2011