This is our Friday rubric: every week a new Science Page from the Bob Morrison’s Swine Health Monitoring Project. The previous editions of the science page are available on our website.
This week, Dr. Gil Patterson, Chief Medical Officer at VetNOW shares a summary of his publication in Transboundary and emerging Diseases, focusing on swine feed ingredients and pork products imported from countries affected by African Swine Fever.
Feed and feed ingredients can act as an introduction pathway for African swine fever into the US that needs to be considered
Analysis focusing on high-risk products from ASF positive countries can help identify entry pathways into the US and assess risk
The ability to focus in on different products, entry pathways, and country of origin provides flexibility to address a range of questions
The Allen D. Leman swine conference is back in person in St. Paul, Minnesota! Or online, you choose how you want to get the best of content on science-driven solutions for the global swine industry. Save the date in your calendar: September 18-21, 2021 and register today!
Podcasts are a perfect way to get caught up with new swine information! We are presenting you the latest episode from “At The Meeting… Honoring Dr. Bob Morrison” in collaboration with SwineCast.
African Swine Fever (ASF) returns to the Caribbean is the focus of this episode. After nearly 50 years, African Swine Fever (ASF) has returned to threaten the Caribbean swine population, including Puerto Rico. What are the risks for producers?