PEDV cases on the decline into the Fall?
by Risk Management Team
One major impact in the animal sector and feed demand has been the outbreak of porcine epidemic diarrhea virus. This virus has extremely high (80-90%) mortality rates for piglets and has kept the cash hog market very tight. Producers have struggled to expand their operations without opening up more risk for the virus to infect their operation.
On Jan. 22, 2014, the National Grain and Feed Association (NGFA) and North American Export Grain Association (NAEGA) sent a letter to Syngenta asking the company to immediately halt commercialization in the United States of its Agrisure Viptera® corn and Agrisure Duracade® corn until such time as China and certain other U.S. export markets have granted required regulatory approvals/authorizations... Read full article
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