USDA Begins Building FMD Vaccine Bank To Protect Nation’s 172 Million Cattle, Hogs

USDA officials have started to construct a comprehensive Food and Mouth Vaccine Bank this year with new funding from the 2018 Farm Bill. Dr. Sarah...

Increase in Enteric Disease Stimulates Interest in Microbiome

Farmscape for January 23, 2020 Full Interview 15:10 Listen A Professor with the Western College of Veterinary Medicine says, as disease profiles have become more...

Phibro Launches Two New Swine Products at 2020 Iowa Pork Congress and Exposition

Quantic™ Pulse and Dryd™ are now available to help producers From mycotoxins to hypothermia, swine producers face a number of environmental challenges that threaten...

New Individual Sow Care Program from Zoetis Aims to Reduce Losses, Optimize Performance and...

Looking to help the U.S. pork industry raise the bar for performance and reverse the surge in sow mortality rates, Zoetis has introduced Individual...

Streptococcus equi subsp. zooepidemicus associated with sudden death of swine in North America

Dr. Matheus Costa from the University of Minnesota in collaboration with Dr. Brad Lage from Maple Leaf Agri-Farms share a case of sudden death...

Germany and Poland discuss new action to prevent swine fever

Germany and Poland are discussing new action to prevent the spread of the pig disease African swine fever (ASF) in wild boars in Poland...

Computer Modelling Offers Advance Warning pf PED Breaks

Farmscape for January 20, 2020 Full Interview 17:07 Listen The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Center reports it's now possible to use the...

State Ag Departments Receive New Resources For Proactive Animal Health Efforts

Source: NASDA news release Arlington, VA - Following the USDA's announcement to award $10.2 million for the National Animal Disease Preparedness and Response Program (NADPRP)...

Veterinarian says VFD led to more strategic antibiotic use

Source: PigHealthToday.com The Food and Drug Administration’s revised rules for antibiotic use in hogs, including the veterinary feed directive (VFD), has led to a reduction...

SHP Opens New Education and Training Facility

Full Interview 8:00 Listen   Farmscape for January 16, 2020 A new Steinbach based education and training facility will offer swine farm workers a hands on...
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