Tag Archive: Napa PRRS Conference, PRRS, Scott Dee
Nov 29, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on 17 years of detective work, shared experiences helping pork industry get ahead of PRRSThe evolution of knowledge about PRRS is now enabling pork producers and their veterinarians to make headway combatting this difficult and costly disease.
Sep 25, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on Good data key to making sound PRRS decisionsImplementing metrics and utilizing predictive analytics can help pork producers improve their management of PRRS.
Aug 15, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on ‘Nuts n’ tails’ fluid testing is promising, practical method of PRRSV monitoringTesting fluids obtained from routine castration and tail-docking procedures looks to be a promising, practical and affordable way to improve monitoring for PRRSV.
Aug 08, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on Tips for successful oral-fluid sampling for PRRSVOral-fluid sampling is an easy way to detect PRRSV or track changes in PRRSV infections in populations — and it can optimize your survey efforts by keeping a few simple tips in mind.
Jul 30, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on Modified-live vaccines ‘by far’ most effective tool for combatting PRRSModified-live vaccines are “by far” the most effective tool the industry currently has to control PRRSV, said Jay Calvert, PhD, research director, Global Biologicals Research, Zoetis.
May 05, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on Swine Health Monitoring Project expanding but needs more industry participantsThe Swine Health Monitoring Project continues to expand but ultimately needs data from 90% of the industry to reach its long-term goal of supporting the response to emerging pathogens, said the late...
May 03, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on Special edition of Pig Health Today captures presentations from 2-day PRRS conferencePig Health Today has published a free, 32-page special report, “Framing the Future of PRRS,” with news summaries of eight presentations by veterinarians and scientists specializing in porcine...
Apr 09, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on PRRSV in finishers may contribute to the disease on sow farmsIt’s time to consider the role finishing pigs play in the spread of PRRSV to sow farms.
Apr 09, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on Semi-annual report indicates progress combatting PRRSVProducers and veterinarians have reduced the impact of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) by more than $83 million over the past 6 years, according to a semi-annual study...