The appearance of the Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (PED) in North America presents significant challenges for manure applicators. Since the virus is primarily spread by fecal-oral contact and can survive in manure for extended periods of time, it is possible for the disease to be spread by any object that becomes contaminated with infected pig manure. Biosecurity is an important part of preventing its spread. This presentation was originally broadcast on July 18, 2014. More…
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Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea (PED) Update
Dr. Lisa Becton, National Pork Board (15 minutes)
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PEDv and Manure Application: Managing the Risk
John Carney, Manitoba Livestock Manure Management Initiative (22 minutes)
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