The new Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) is closely tracking Seneca Valley Disease which closely resembles Foot and Mouth Disease. SHIC Director Dr. Paul Sundberg discusses symptoms and management with Farmscape.ca's Bruce Cochrane.
North Carolina State University Extension Specialist Mark Rice offered his findings on depopulation event planning and implementation to the 2015 World Pork Expo Pork Academy attendees. This audio excerpt includes preliminary considerations.
At the 2015 World Pork Expo, Dr. Aaron Lower, DVM, with Carthage Veterinary Services, reviewed current input costs, health issues and production dynamics, and outlined certain goals producers should shoot for to improve profitability.
In this At The Meeting Case Series, the Morrison Group along with Dr. Mike Murtaugh (University of Minnesota) discuss the sequence information available on the recent PRRS 1-7-4 strain. The group is also joined by Dr. Sara Hough (Prestage Farms) and Dr. Josh Duff (Maxwell Food) to discuss PRRS 1-7-4 breaks, clinical impact of the virus and control strategies.