African swine fever

Study to Learn Lessons about African Swine Fever

Dan Pork


We’ve talked various times about African Swine Fever (ASF) and how devastating of a disease it’s been in various countries. So efforts to keep it out of the U.S. continue, and according to a story from Rod Bain, that includes current research which hopes to find clues about the disease on the ground level in Vietnam.

And Paul Sundberg with the Swine Health Information Center discusses the focus of the pork industry and its stakeholders in battling African Swine Fever, and partnerships needed to study and prevent this zoonotic disease from infecting our nation’s swine herds.