Hog farmers are now required to report outbreaks of certain viral diseases that have spread across the country during the past year, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Pork producers across the country are continuing to grapple with a virus that’s killing their piglets. Experts estimate Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PED) virus has already killed about 1 million baby pigs and the disease shows no sign of abating.
Hog producers and their veterinarians have a new tool to help fight a virus that has the potential to kill entire litters of piglets.
Hog farmers across the Midwest are battling a new virus this summer.