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SHIC Offers Global Disease Reporting Tool
September 26, 2018 — Paul Sundberg [Ind.]
The Swine Health Information Center (SHIC) supports a near real-time monitoring system for swine diseases around the world. Now, practitioners, scientists, allied industry personnel, and producers in...
NPB Publishes Industry-Funded Research Summaries
June 6, 2018 — Harry Snelson [Ind.]
The National Pork Board has recently published two newly updated books highlighting Checkoff-funded research focusing on foreign animal diseases (2009 - 2018) and endemic domestic diseases (2004 -...
PQA Plus Training at World Pork Expo
May 15, 2018 —  [Ind.]
People who want to become certified as Pork Quality Assurance Plus 3.0 Advisors are reminded of the application deadline for a session during World Pork Expo in Des Moines. The Iowa Pork Industry...
Video Describes Checkoff Return on Investment
April 11, 2018 —  [Ind.]
Harry Kaiser at Cornell University conducted an economic analysis of the National Pork Board's Checkoff Program. This video describes the findings of this analysis. The researcher evaluated the 5 key...
Swine Veterinarians Public Policy Advocacy Program
March 7, 2018 —  [Ind.]
Have you ever wanted to change the world, or even just the U.S.A. National Pork Producers Council has an opportunity for veterinarians interested in how legislation, regulation and trade are...
Students Awarded Pork Industry Scholarships
March 7, 2018 —  [Ind.]
The National Pork Producers Council today at its annual business meeting - the National Pork Industry Forum - awarded scholarships to 10 college students who intend to pursue careers in the pork...
NPPC Elects New Officers, Board Members
March 7, 2018 —  [Ind.]
The National Pork Producers Council today elected new officers and members to its board of directors at its annual business meeting - the National Pork Industry Forum - held here. Elected as...
Paraguay Market Now Open To U.S. Pork
March 6, 2018 —  [Ind.]
Under an export certificate recently negotiated between the two countries, the United States now can ship pork to Paraguay. The National Pork Producers Council welcomed the news. [Source: NPPC, March...
Swine Veterinarians Public Policy Advocacy Program
February 21, 2018 —  [Ind.]
Have you ever wanted to change the world, or even just the U.S.A. National Pork Producers Council has an opportunity for veterinarians interested in how legislation, regulation and trade are...
Swine Veterinarians Public Policy Advocacy Program
February 7, 2018 —  [Ind.]
Have you ever wanted to change the world, or even just the U.S.A. National Pork Producers Council has an opportunity for veterinarians interested in how legislation, regulation and trade are...
PAACO Swine Welfare Auditor Course
September 13, 2017 —  [Ind.]
The On Farm Swine Welfare Auditor Course conducted by the Professional Animal Auditor Certification Organization (PAACO) is the certification course to train potential swine farm auditors using the...
PAACO Swine Welfare Auditor Course
September 6, 2017 —  [Ind.]
The On Farm Swine Welfare Auditor Course conducted by the Professional Animal Auditor Certification Organization (PAACO) is the certification course to train potential swine farm auditors using the...
PAACO Swine Welfare Auditor Course
August 23, 2017 —  [Ind.]
The On Farm Swine Welfare Auditor Course conducted by the Professional Animal Auditor Certification Organization (PAACO) is the certification course to train potential swine farm auditors using the...
Interested in becoming Certified as a PQAPlus Advisor?
August 22, 2017 —  [Ind.]
The Iowa Pork Industry Center at Iowa State University is offering a certification session in Ames on Sept. 11. Fee of $75 is due upon notification of approved application and is required to assure a...
PAACO Swine Welfare Auditor Course
August 9, 2017 —  [Ind.]
The On Farm Swine Welfare Auditor Course conducted by the Professional Animal Auditor Certification Organization (PAACO) is the certification course to train potential swine farm auditors using the...
Emerging Disease Communications Strategy Formed
July 12, 2017 —  [Ind.]
When emerging swine disease arises, early communication about outbreaks is essential. Veterinarians and pork producers need to know who to contact and how to proceed in these events, beyond their...

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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