COVID-19 showed how critical on-farm, biosecurity practices are for U.S. pig farmers.
Increase in PRRS 1-4-4 diagnoses was noticed during preparation and review of monthly report.
Events with high likelihood for pathogen introduction are associated with people or supply entry, animal load out and manure pumping.
Research explores effectiveness of conventional germicidal UV-C light and novel excimer UV-C light in killing airborne PRRS virus.
Fourteen pilot projects to help ag producers, private landowners trap and control feral swine.
Understanding vehicle movement patterns and trends can help identification of potentially risky behaviors.
Additional assessment needed to determine potential role of domestic animals in pandemic.
Beef Checkoff-funded tool to help cattle industry prepare for disease.