Swine fever News
News published on December 13, 2021:
The dissemination of ASF and the challenges involved in containing its damage were the topics of discussion during the IPVS’ Panel presented online at the 333 Experience Congress, held on November 19th,...
News published on October 29, 2021:
Evidence suggests African swine fever virus (ASFV) may survive under conditions similar to those observed in transoceanic transport models. In a Swine Health Information Center (SHIC)-funded study, researchers ...
News published on October 28, 2021:
The International Pig Veterinary Society (IPVS) Congress, the largest technical and scientific global event dedicated to the pig industry will take place in the city of Rio de Janeiro on June 21st – 24th,...
News published on October 22, 2021:
The International Pig Veterinary Society (IPVS) will support the 333 Experience Congress, which will be held for the first time in Brazil. The online event will be on November 18th – 19th, 2021.
News published on September 15, 2021:
In 2022, hog production will decline by 5 percent due to low inventories and a smaller sow herd, which resulted from significant slaughter and delayed restocking in 2021. In 2022, government policies will disin...
China: Livestock and Products Semi-Annual. USDA, Foreign Agricultural Service. Global Agricultural Information Network (GAIN).
News published on August 26, 2021:
FAO alerted countries to take preventive measures in light of the recent detection of the first case of African swine fever in the Americas, discovered in domestic pigs in the Dominican Republic, on July 28, 20...
News published on April 29, 2021:
April 27, 2021 —
Media reports of African swine fever virus (ASFV) variants emerging in China and a recent China Harbin Laboratory paper describing its analysis of ASFV variants prompted the S...
News published on February 26, 2021:
These new ASF guidelines seek to assist OIE Members and stakeholders in the pig industry in the practical implementation of compartmentalisation specific to the disease in line with the related chapters of th...
News published on November 25, 2020:
A new issue of e-newsletter is now available.
1--- CPV 2020 edition2--- Noval anti-coccidial drug is approved3--- Florfenicol, Tilmicosin,vitamin market review4--- ASF issue
New Regulation & Publication
News published on November 18, 2020:
In a recent panel with Farm Journal, three experts shared their insights on African Swine Fever and the lessons learned from the effects of the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic.
Gordon Spronk (President of Pipestone ...