Resources and support programs to lower the Quebec swine herd's risk of PED virus infection


Status:
Completed

Final report (In French)
 

Expertise:
Health and biosecurity

Aim / objectives:
Reduce the frequency of PED outbreaks and lower the risk of the virus spreading among the Quebec swine herd by improving facilities, equipment and work procedures of businesses associated with rendering and culls, similarly with companies involved in transporting pigs, and by mounting an awareness campaign among slaughterhouse owners.

Project Manager:
Danielle Pettigrew, Les Éleveurs de porcs du Québec
CDPQ Team:
Christian Klopfenstein; Sonia Goulet; Andréanne Caron; Hélène Fecteau; Philippe McSween; Lilly Urizar