Which tests should be performed considering their limitations, and what management practices to use to increase security.
Exposure methods: natural, intranasal, intra-tracheal, aerosol or vaccination.
- 14Nov IPIC offers foreign animal disease preparedness workshops for producers
- 14Nov IRTA-CReSA attends the International Symposium for CSF
- 13Nov ‘One Health Research, Education and Outreach Centre for Africa’ initiated by Germany’s BMZ
- 13Nov Salmonella vaccine now available to UK and Irish pig producers
What is the disease transmission risk that comes with importing raw materials? Many feed ingredients are produced in China.
Are we ready to step forward? And declare a suspicion? Do we know how to proceed? What are protocols that will be put in place and how quickly will they happen?
The high genetic diversity of the virus is not only complicating laboratory tests but also the estimation of the level of protection of pigs against PRRSV.