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Vesicular Stomatitis Situation Report
August 4, 2020 —  [An.H.]
During 2020, cases of vesicular stomatitis virus (VSV) have been diagnosed in horses and some cattle in Arkansas, Arizona, Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, New Mexico, Oklahoma, and Texas. Access current...
Biosecurity Resources for Youth Exhibitors
July 15, 2020 —  [An.H.]
The National Pork Board has added new and updated biosecurity resources for youth exhibitors to their website. New resources, including an updated biosecurity guide, posters and handouts, flyers, a...
Vesicular Stomatitis Situation Report
July 8, 2020 —  [An.H.]
Cases of vesicular stomatitis virus (VSV) continue to be diagnosed in Oklahoma, Kansas, and Nebraska, primarily on equine premises. Access current situation reports from USDA-APHIS her. Vesicular...
SHIC Funded MSHMP Project Grows in Scope and Capability
June 24, 2020 — Paul Sundberg [An.H.]
Now in its fifth year, the Morrison Swine Health Monitoring Project (MSHMP) continues to monitor trends in pathogen incidence and prevalence. The basis of MSHMP is that production companies and...
2020 NAHMS Swine Study: Why Should You Respond?
April 8, 2020 —  [An.H.]
No one wants to think about what would happen if an outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) would take place in the U.S. Fortunately, in addition to experts working to keep it out, many experts are...
COVID-19 and Animals
March 3, 2020 — Abbey Canon [An.H.]
The CDC and AVMA have a collection of resources and answers to frequently asked questions about COVID-19 and animals. The AVMA's COVID-19 landing page has multiple resources about COVID-19 and...
USDA Disinfectant List Updated for Coronaviruses and ASF
March 3, 2020 —  [An.H.]
USDA-APHIS Emergency Management has updated their list of disinfectants to include coronavirus EPA-registered disinfectants and disinfectants approved for use against African swine fever virus. This...

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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