February 5, 2019

February 2019 SHIC eNewsletter

SHIC Board Releases 2019 Plan of Work
SHIC Sponsored Research Looks for Cost-effective Ways to Mitigate Potential Risks from Feed Transmission
SHIC Provides Update on SVA in Brazil
SHIC Shares New AFIA Biosecurity Guidance Following ASF Outbreaks
Reminder: Declaring Farm Visits in ASF Positive Countries to Customs
New National Swine Disease Council Will Help Combat Foreign Animal Disease
Global Swine Disease Monitoring Report
Domestic Disease Monitoring Report
January 24, 2019

ASF Continues Spread in China and FMD on the Move in South Africa

In the mid-January 2019 Global Swine Disease Monitoring Report from the Swine Health Information Center (SHIC), we learn African swine fever (ASF) continues to spread in China, including the first outbreaks in Gansu and Ningxia provinces.
January 24, 2019

SHIC Sponsored Research Looks for Cost-effective Ways to Mitigate Potential Risks from Feed Transmission

Proactive mitigation of high-risk pathogens in feed with feed additives could be a way for us to protect North American herds from porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV), porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS), as well as foreign animal disease.
January 15, 2019

New National Swine Disease Council Will Help Combat Foreign Animal Disease

In 2013, when pork producers faced an outbreak of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus, or PEDV, the U.S. pork industry put a renewed emphasis on farm biosecurity. Today, the U.S. pork industry has aligned its efforts to reduce the risks from foreign animal disease (FAD) by creating the National Swine Disease Council (NSDC).
January 9, 2019

January 2019 SHIC eNewsletter

SHIC 2018 Progress Report Details Activity on Behalf of US Swine Industry
SHIC Sponsored Research Looks for Cost-effective Ways to Mitigate Potential Risks from Feed Transmission
SHIC Notes New Outbreak of SVA in Brazil
Declaring Farm Visits in ASF Positive Countries to Customs
SHIC Sponsors Research to Examine PCV3 Relationships to Learn More About Epidemiology
SHIC-Funded Project Uncovers Breeding Herd Vulnerabilities to PRRS for Improved Biosecurity
Global Swine Disease Monitoring Report
Domestic Disease Monitoring Report