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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...
SHIC-Funded Collaborative Study Addresses Oral Fluid PRV PCR
February 19, 2020 — Paul Sundberg [An.H.]
Psuedorabies virus (PRV) ranks fourth on the Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) swine disease matrix due to the potential for introducing highly pathogenic PRV into the US from Asia, as well as...
PRRS Projects: Participation Invitation
January 23, 2020 —  [An.H.]
Iowa State University and the University of Minnesota are enrolling herds in two PRRS projects. PRRS Outbreak Management Program It has been 10 years since we launched the original time to...
PRRS Projects: Participation Invitation
January 9, 2020 —  [An.H.]
Iowa State University and the University of Minnesota are enrolling herds in two PRRS projects. PRRS Outbreak Management Program It has been 10 years since we launched the original time to...

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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