It is extremely important for rapid progress to be made in these negotiations if U.S. beef and pork are to remain competitive in the largest value destination for U.S. red meat, says Dan Halstrom, U.S. Meat Export Federation (USMEF) president and CEO.
Meat packer JBS USA says it will remove ractopamine, a growth drug banned by Beijing, from its U.S. hog supply, to maximize export opportunities as African swine fever (ASF) wreaks havoc on China’s pork industry.
Research scientist with the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education, shares how the USDA Swine Influenza A Surveillance Program has been monitoring the emerging disease and how the program can benefit producers.
Dr. Paul Yeske of Swine Vet Center shares his field experience with porcine circovirus type 3 (PCV3). Hear his perspective on PCV3 control in addition to how he advises producers dealing with other respiratory diseases.