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USDA launches African Swine Fever Action Week

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Series of daily webinars will discuss disease, its global spread and how the U.S. is protecting the herd.

The U.S. Department of Agriculture’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) recently announced it will be holding African Swine Fever Action Week September 13-17. The event will host a series of daily webinars allowing viewers to learn more about African swine fever and its global spread, actions APHIS is taking to safeguard the United States and biosecurity measures producers can implement now to protect the U.S. herd.

Webinar schedule

Monday, September 13
ASF: Where it Exists and What’s at Stake
2:00 to 3:30 p.m. EDT
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Tuesday, September 14
Steps APHIS is Taking to Prevent and Prepare for ASF
2:00 to 3:30 p.m. EDT
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Wednesday, September 15
ASF and the Benefits of Biosecurity
2:00 to 3:30 p.m. EDT
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Thursday, September 16
What to Expect in an ASF Outbreak
2:00 to 3:30 p.m. EDT
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Friday, September 17
ASF and the Feral Swine Factor
2:00 to 3:30 p.m. EDT
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