March 6 webinar on dealing with a PRRS positive herd

The UW-Extension Swine Team, in conjunction with Wisconsin Pork Association, hosted a webinar to provide details on dealing with a Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) positive herd.  The March 6 webinar featured Dr. Gary Onan, UW-River Falls; Dr. Art Mueller, Stateline Ag Management Services; and Dr. Paul McGraw. Dr. Onan shared his experience of having PRRS in the university herd, including how they detected and responded to the virus. Dr. Mueller will provide producers tips on how to create a herd plan should a farm test positive for PRRS and/or SECD, biosecurity recommendations, and practical knowledge on working towards a negative herd. Dr. Paul McGraw, Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection provided details about what the herd plan paperwork looks like and was on hand to answer questions.

You can view the recorded webinar below or directly in YouTube.

View webinar on YouTube