August 1, 2018

SHIC-Funded Feed Risk Studies Lead to Stakeholder Meeting

In May 2017, the Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) released information from a study it funded showing the potential for viruses to contaminate and survive in feed ingredients.
August 1, 2018

Discerning Between Classical Pseudorabies and High Path Variant Pseudorabies Now Possible Thanks to SHIC-Sponsored Research

There are two categories of pseudorabies virus (PRV). Classical PRV was formerly present in North American commercial production prior to eradication in 2004. It has been eliminated in much of the developed world, but does reside in feral pigs in the US, Europe, Latin America, and Asia.
July 17, 2018

SHIC-Funded Feed Risk Studies Lead to Stakeholder Meeting

In May 2017, the Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) released information from a study it funded showing the potential for viruses to contaminate and survive in feed ingredients.
July 3, 2018

SHIC Investigates SVA Outbreak that Threatened a Plant’s Operations

Senecavirus A (SVA or Seneca Valley Virus) infection is indistinguishable from foot-and-mouth disease (FMD) and other swine vesicular disease, so every outbreak, including at harvesting plants, must be investigated.
July 2, 2018

July 2018 SHIC eNewsletter

SHIC Contributes to Strengthening FMD Prevention and Preparedness
SHIC Engaged in JEV Investigation and Development of Convenient Test
SHIC Drives Improved Readiness for Emerging Disease in North American Pork Industry with PCR Catalog
July Disease Monitoring Reports Posted
Calling the Cavalry When New Disease Is Detected
SHIC Board Approves Project to Examine Future Industry Needs and Confirms Mission Statement
SHIC Working Groups Enable Nimble Response and Action