Since USDA African swine fever exercise, producers have identified more touch points, risks to biosecurity.
Backyard farms present challenges for an ASF eradication program, due to uncontrolled movements of pigs and people and poor biosecurity.
ASF is a major risk to the pig industries of both Australia and the UK due to trade links with and proximity to affected regions in Asia and Europe.
Alberta Pork is working closely with Alberta Agriculture and Forestry to mitigate any risks of potential disease exposure.
The goal of Secure Pork Supply is to get American producers back into normal business functions as soon as possible following a foreign animal disease outbreak.
Rep. Vela's legislation is the companion to Senate bill S. 2107, which passed by unanimous consent in October 2019.
Experts discussed prevention, response during panel discussion, "African swine fever: What you need to know" at the South Dakota Pork Congress.
Japan finds classical swine fever on Okinawa and expands area eligible for vaccination.
Swine industry has changed since original assumptions factoring into surveillance system designs were made.