With continued progress, all farms should be “Presumptive Negative” by the end of March. Cautious eyes fall on April, May and June to see if PEDV reemerges.
Moving porcine sapelovirus up on the SHIC Swine Disease Matrix will bring to light the impact PSV central nervous system disease is having on the U.S. swine herd.
Fresh air filtration can be implemented as a method to reduce the frequency of aerosol disease introductions and ultimately, improve profitability.
Research Review: Further research is needed to investigate approaches to minimizing post-natal temperature decline, particularly for low birth weight piglets.