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Risky Pigs: Moving Weaned Pigs During an FMD Outbreak

Submitted by lsekela on March 26, 2019 - 09:38 AM

The response to a foreign animal disease usually involves the establishment of disease control areas within which there will be movement restrictions put in place in an attempt to stop disease spread between farms. Allowing movement from a disease control area of pigs with no evidence of infection can be done without spreading disease if science-based risk mitigation measures are put in place.