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SHIC Shares Practitioner’s View on Novel PRRS in Manitoba
August 30, 2017 — Paul Sundberg [PRRS]
Preweaning mortality of 60 percent. Up to 10 percent abortion rate. Triple the rate of mummified fetuses. All of these were reality for swine herds in Manitoba after a novel strain of PRRS broke in...
Update on PRRS Activity in MN
May 13, 2015 —  [PRRS]
The recent number of outbreaks of PRRS reported in the N212 region of Minnesota has broken the epidemic threshold. This is the only area in the Midwest experiencing outbreaks of this magnitude at...

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