Dr. Lisa Becton - PEDV: What Can Producers Do To Reduce Their Risk?


PEDV: Understanding the Current State, Future Impact and What Producers Can Do To Reduce Their Risk Panel - Dr. Lisa Becton, Director of Swine Health Information, National Pork Board, from the 2014 Minnesota Pork Congress, January 14-15, Minneapolis, MN, USA.

PEDV (porcine epidemic diarrhea virus) is a key issue for pork producers and the business of pork over all. Dr. Lisa Becton, Director of Swine Health Information, National Pork Board, provides an update the history of discovery and what is known to date. Dr. Becton summarizes the resources available for all involved plus points out key ongoing lessons from the PEDV experience. Dr. Becton offers thought on how to apply the lessons to future animal disease monitoring and management.