2018

First quarter of 2018 sees record diagnostic rate of pig virus ‘PRRS’

The first quarter of 2018 saw the highest ever recorded diagnostic rate of the pig virus porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS), latest figures show. …

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'game changer'

Pig gene editing development possible PRRS ‘game changer’

Scientists have been able to edit pigs’ genes to make them resistant to porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome, which is endemic in most pig-producing countries. …

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industry

Exclusive PRRS and PED Insurance Coverage Protects U.S. Pork Producers

James Allen Insurance, a family-owned farm and ranch insurance company, announced today a first-of-its-kind coverage for Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) and Porcine Epidemic …

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