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PEDV Task Force Needs Your Help
May 4, 2016 —  [An.H.]
The pork industry PEDV Task Force is currently discussing recommendations for dealing with PEDV/SECD in the U.S. pork industry. One of the options on the table is to develop a voluntary industry...
AASV to Publish New Directory; Review/Update Your Listing
May 4, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
In keeping with its traditional every-other-year schedule, the AASV is preparing to publish the 2016 Membership Directory for distribution to members. Please take a few moments to verify your...
NIFA Webinars on New Veterinary Services Grant Program
May 4, 2016 —  [USDA]
The Veterinary Services Grant Program (VSGP) is authorized by
AASV Will Not Hold a Session at WPX
May 4, 2016 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
Due to the overlapping schedules between the 2016 World Pork Expo and the International Pig Veterinary Society meetings, the AASV will not hold a members-only session at WPX this year....
European Union Producers will Carry on Castrating
May 4, 2016 —  [News]
Immunocastration is hardly used in most European Union countries, according to a survey by the Federation of Veterinarians of Europe. [Source: NPA News, by Digby Scott, April 30, 2016] Belgium is the...
2016 Podcast Series: Mike Apley
May 4, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 29 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gainadditional information about their presentation topic. The next of these MP3 audio interviews is now...
2016 Podcast Series: Jim Roth
May 3, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 29 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gainadditional information about their presentation topic. The next of these MP3 audio interviews is now...
Position Announcement: Swine Veterinarian
May 3, 2016 — Choice Genetics USA, LLC [Jobs]
Choice Genetics is currently seeking a friendly, responsible veterinarian with good personal communication and organizational skills to oversee computed tomography and anesthesia of swine 5 days per...
Position Announcement: Swine Veterinarian
May 3, 2016 — Smithfield [Jobs]
Smithfield Hog Production Division is seeking a Swine Veterinarian who will be heavily involved with an APP eradication project at the Utah operation. The operation, located in beautiful southern...
Position Announcement: Mixed-Animal Practice Veterinarian
May 3, 2016 — Animal Health Clinic - Dyersville, Iowa [Jobs]
We have an immediate, full-time opening available at a well established, 3-veterinarian, mixed animal practice in Dyersville, Iowa. Our clientele includes both large and small animals. We care for...
Position Announcement: Key Account Manager Vaccines
May 3, 2016 — Gallant Custom Laboratories, an IDT Biologika Company [Jobs]
To support the continuous growth of our Canadian Operation, Gallant Custom Laboratories/IDT Biologika has an immediate, Canada-based vacancy as: Key Account Manager Vaccines. Role and...
2016 Podcast Series: Tom Parsons
May 2, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
During the AASV Annual Meeting, 29 veterinary students interviewed conference speakers to gainadditional information about their presentation topic. The next of these MP3 audio interviews is now...
Senecavirus A Webinar Series
April 28, 2016 —  [An.H.]
The Swine Health Information Center (SHIC), in collaboration with the American Association of Swine Veterinarians, the National Pork Board and the National Pork Producers Council, will hold a series...
AASV Board Addresses Antibiotic-Free Production
April 27, 2016 — Harry Snelson [AASV]
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians’ (AASV) Board of Directors addressed the issue of antibiotic-free production during their spring board meeting on March 21, 2016. Veterinary members of...
AASV to Publish New Directory; Review/Update Your Listing
April 27, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
In keeping with its traditional every-other-year schedule, the AASV is preparing to publish the 2016 Membership Directory for distribution to members. Please take a few moments to verify your...
Suggestion Box for Diseases of Swine
April 27, 2016 —  [News]
The editors of Diseases of Swine are beginning the process of preparing the 11th edition. To get off on the right foot, they are requesting comments and suggestions for how to improve on the current...
Save the Date! AASVF Golf Outing August 25 in Ames
April 27, 2016 — AASV Staff [AASV]
Mark your calendar! The popular AASV Foundation Golf Outing is set for Thursday, August 25 (11:00 AM - 6:00 PM) at Veenker Memorial Golf Course in Ames, Iowa. The foundation's previous events at...
USDA Releases Summary of IAV-S Surveillance Program Reviews
April 27, 2016 — Harry Snelson [USDA]
In 2010, USDA implemented the Influenza Virus A in Swine (IAV-S) Surveillance Program with funding APHIS received through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) as part of a fiscal...

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Category abbreviations: AASV=Membership information, announcements, and other information from the American Association of Swine Veterinarians; Abs.=Abstracts from journal articles of general interest to swine veterinarians.; ALERT=Used to create email alerts; An.H.=Animal Health; Conf.=Conference announcements and other continuing education opportunities; FAD="Foreign" Animal Disease and other news most significant to regions outside of North America.; Food=Food Safety; Gov.=Information about legislation, regulations, and rulemaking that may affect the swine industry or swine veterinarians.; Hum.H.=Human health; Ind.=News from the pork industry, including NPPC and Pork Board activities.; International=Information regarding swine health and production internationally.; Jobs=Position announcements, primarily seeking swine veterinarians.; Meet=Provides a short synopsis of meetings of importance to swine veterinarians.; News=Agriculture related news events.; Nutr.=Swine nutrition; OP-ED=Opinion or editorial articles expressing the thoughts of individual Association members.; Pharm.=Pharmaceuticals and biologicals; PRRS=Articles from the AASV PRRS Task Force; Practice=Information associated with practice management or development.; Research=Research topics of interest to swine veterinarians.; Students=Information of interest to AASV student members.; USDA=US Dept. of Agriculture activities of interest to swine veterinarians.; Welfare=Animal welfare issues