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VT Feral Swine Captured Tests Positive for Pseudorabies
May 15, 2019 —  [An.H.]
On March 25th of this year, after many months of sightings, a single feral pig was shot and killed by USDA Wildlife Services in Lyndonville, VT. Subsequently the boar tested positive for pseudorabies...
May Swine Disease Monitoring Report Now Available
May 8, 2019 — Paul Sundberg [An.H.]
The Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) May Domestic Swine Disease Monitoring Report shows PRRSV activity remained within the predicted values for 2019 to date. The level of detection of PEDV by...
Sharing Your Secure Pork Supply Plan
April 17, 2019 —  [An.H.]
You've heard the name before. You've seen him or her speak at an industry event. You've seen the warnings the office has issued regarding anthrax or bovine tuberculosis outbreaks in the state. But...
April Swine Disease Monitoring Report Now Available
April 9, 2019 — Paul Sundberg [An.H.]
The Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) April Domestic Swine Disease Monitoring Report features a new online portal for viewing full report dashboards. The new page does...
APHIS Launches Webpage for Pests and Diseases
March 27, 2019 —  [An.H.]
The U.S. Department of Agriculture's Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service (APHIS) is launching a new "Pests and Diseases" webpage. The new page lists all pest and disease programs...
SHIC March 2019 ENewsletter Available
March 13, 2019 — Paul Sundberg [An.H.]
Read the latest Swine Health Information Center ENewsletter. Headlines include:SHIC-funded study offers to predict PEDV outbreaks SHIC reports ASF in Vietnam and seized pork in Taiwan Reminder:...
SHIC-Funded Study Offers to Predict PEDV Outbreaks
February 27, 2019 — Paul Sundberg [An.H.]
The Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) collaborated with the Morrison Swine Health Information Project to enable a study applying machine-learning to predict porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PED)...
SHIC February Global Swine Disease Monitoring Report
February 6, 2019 — Paul Sundberg [An.H.]
In the Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) February Global Swine Disease Monitoring Report, the first porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PED) outbreak in Alberta, Canada, is reported. This report...
ASF Continues to Expand in China and CSF in Japan
January 9, 2019 — Paul Sundberg [An.H.]
In the Swine Health Information Center's January Global Swine Disease Monitoring Report, it is stated Heilongjiang province reported the largest infected farm since the start of the African swine...
SHIC Notes New Outbreak of SVA in Brazil
December 19, 2018 — Paul Sundberg [An.H.]
In August 2015, a new, national outbreak of Seneca Valley A (SVA) began in the US, just one month after the Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) started operations. Looking back, we discovered...
SHIC Requests Your Input for 2019 Plan of Work Priorities
December 5, 2018 — Paul Sundberg [An.H.]
The Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) continues to prioritize high impact, urgent return on investment projects to monitor, predict, prepare, and respond to emerging diseases. Members of the...

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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