USDA mandates reporting of PEDV outbreaks

Hog farmers are obliged to report outbreaks of Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus and work with offiicials to combat the disease and prevent its spread, Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack announced at the World Pork Expo. USDA also dedicated $26 million to research on the virus, including a vaccine. Under the USDA order, producers, veterinarians and diagnostic laboratories are… » Read More

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