Feed can be carrier of PEDV

Feed can be carrier of PEDV

SINCE its initial detection in May 2013, porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) has spread rapidly throughout the U.S. swine industry, killing millions of piglets.

Initially, contaminated feed was proposed as a risk factor for PEDV; however, data were not available to support this theory.

Just-released research conducted by Pipestone Veterinary Services and South Dakota State University (SDSU) now confirms that feed can be a c

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