5 Ways to Protect Pigs and the Pork Industry from African Swine Fever

National Pork Board (NPB) is collaborating with multiple governments and industry partners to protect the U.S. from foreign animal diseases (FADs), including African swine...

Sow mortality trends: Experts dissect the current state of affairs

Reprinted from:PigHealthToday.com Keeping sow mortality rates in check is not only critical to a farm’s productivity and cost structure, it’s key to ensuring the public’s...

ASF situation in Asia & Pacific update

Source: FAO Overview Hazard: African swine fever (ASF) is a viral disease affecting pigs and wild boar with up to 100% case fatality rate. ASF reported administrative...

New PRRS 1-4-4 L1C variant presents dramatic symptoms, quick spread

Reprinted from:PigHealthToday.com Nearly everyone in pork production is familiar with the clinical signs of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS), but not everyone has experienced...

ASF Research Moves Forward in Vietnam in Spite of COVID-19

Farmscape for December 14, 2020 Full Interview 8:32 Listen The Swine Health Information Center reports, in spite of disruptions caused by COVID-19, African Swine Fever...

Elanco Announces the Approval of Prevacent Use in Sows

Elanco Animal Health Incorporated (NYSE: ELAN) today announced that Prevacent® PRRS has been licensed for use in sows and gilts against the reproductive form of...

How to reduce wean-to-finish mortality: Part 1 — Plan your strategies

Source: PigHealthToday.com High wean-to-finish mortality continues to trouble the pork industry. While lowering rates is possible, it’s not easy, reported Ryan Strobel, DVM, and Chris...

Natural transmission and detection of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae in a naïve gilt population

Dr. Alyssa Betlach, member of the Maria Pieters Myco Lab, recently published a study on the natural transmission of Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae in Veterinary Microbiology....

PED Cases Trending Downward in Manitoba

Farmscape for October 6, 2020 Full Interview 12:13 Listen The Manager of Swine Health Programs with Manitoba Pork is hopeful the reduced number of Porcine...

Veterinarians answer questions on influenza

Source: PigHealthToday.com With influenza A virus (IAV-S) in swine continuing to cause performance losses on US pig farms, veterinarians have taken up the mantle to...
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