The CPS has denied reports about the infection of “Agushi” FMD

The company’s products “Agusha” is safe for consumers, reports “Interfax” with reference to the press service of Rospotrebnadzor.

The Ministry noted that earlier in social networks was spread information that in the production of “Agushi” can contain the virus is an infectious disease of cattle — foot and mouth disease — due to the fact that the company uses dairy products production of Opole.

The CPS stressed that the production of “Agushi” not possible holding company “opolie”, “for the production of baby food were never delivered milk from farms in the Vladimir region, where in October of this year, there have been cases of animal disease foot and mouth disease,” — said in a statement.

Earlier in one of the farms located in the village of Basmanova Vladimir region, was registered the outbreak of foot and mouth disease. In the infected farm contained 800 head of cattle. At the moment the causes of the infection establish local law enforcement agencies.

According to the Minister of agriculture Alexander Tkachev, at the present time the Ministry has destroyed the farm and introduced a special control for this item. He stressed that all residents of nearby villages was vaccinated.

After that, October 26, Rospotrebnadzor has ordered to withdraw from circulation dairy products produced at the plant of the subsidiary company “Vimm-the bill-Dann” company “Yuriev Polish.” The ban came yogurt, select, and drinking pasteurized milk and yogurt in all types of packaging.

In response, the press service of PepsiCo, the company that owns the plant “Yuryev-Polsky”, said farm in the Vladimir region was not a major supplier of plant “Wimm-bill-Dann” and delivered to the plant 6-7 tons of milk. The company stressed that working closely with Rosselhoznadzorom and CPS. “Despite the fact that we believe in the security of our products, we decided to follow the recommendations of the CPS and to withdraw from circulation dairy products which was produced HC Opole in the period 1 to 19 October 2016,” said RBC in the company.