November 2015
Irish Farmers Monthly;Nov2015, p32
Trade Publication
The article offers information on the multi-faceted approach for treating porcine respiratory and reproductive syndrome virus (PRRSv). Topics covered include effects of PRRSv infection on pig production and the new holistic approach in controlling herd-to-herd transmission through routinary vaccination of piglets, frequent breeding herd vaccination and gilt immunisation. Also mentioned is the five-step process for controlling PRRVs that includes external and internal biosecurity.


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