Tag Archive: biosecurity protocols
Biosecurity needs regular maintenance to keep out disease
Oct 27, 2021Susan SpiegelComments Off on Biosecurity needs regular maintenance to keep out diseaseA hog operation’s biosecurity plan needs regular attention to prevent lapses that can lead to a devastating outbreak. How do you make biosecurity a priority and reduce disease outbreaks?
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Decontamination protocols fail to disinfect incoming hog supplies
Oct 11, 2020Susan SpiegelComments Off on Decontamination protocols fail to disinfect incoming hog suppliesBiosecurity protocols are critical to keeping the US hog herd healthy, and one of the regular tasks is to disinfect a wide range of supplies entering the farm, but how effective are those protocols?
Biosecurity: A practical approach
Oct 16, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Biosecurity: A practical approachBy Joseph F. Connor, DVM, MS, Carthage Veterinary Service, Ltd.. Carthage, Illinois
What’s your ‘risk attitude’? The role of human behavior in biosecurity
Apr 15, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on What’s your ‘risk attitude’? The role of human behavior in biosecurityHow human behavior impacts biosecurity decisions is a new frontier that’s critical to producers.
Biosecurity must-haves for swine veterinarians
Aug 14, 2017Susan SpiegelComments Off on Biosecurity must-haves for swine veterinariansNo one wants to introduce a harmful pathogen into a herd, but the reality is the more pig exposure that a person has, the riskier that visitor becomes, even if he or she is a veterinarian.