One project will study if ASF virus can be detected in, or on, mice and rats on farms with outbreaks, and if so, which tissues are the best to sample.
Launched in 2017, more than 50 GSDMRs have contributed valuable data as diseases such as ASF, CSF and FMD have impacted other countries.
UMN-developed tool was able to detect approximately 20% of the outbreaks in a region, while 70% of the outbreaks tool said would occur did indeed happen.
Under real-world conditions in a region with endemic ASFV circulation, contamination can be detected on a number of surfaces within the feed mill.
New web-based tool will help protect the U.S. pork industry from foreign animal disease fallout.
Soy-based feed ingredients entering from ASF-positive countries evaluated by U.S. seaports.
There may not be a smoking gun, but Hanor always finds biosecurity areas to improve.
There are often missed opportunities in facility management, biosecurity and seasonal preparation that have direct consequences on pig health and performance.
Members from the three countries also discussed prevention, surveillance and rapid response to African swine fever, as well as innovations such as gene editing.
More than 50 countries in Africa, Asia and Europe are currently affected and the Americas are trying to prevent incursion into their territory.