20th Annual Swine Disease Conference for Swine Practitioners 44
The 20th Annual Swine Disease Conference is designed to answer daily concerns of swine practitioners. The conference focuses on emerging swine pathogens and their control, and improvements in diagnostics and risk-based controls useful for on-farm health plan development. Special emphasis will be given to information necessary to formulate management plans for disease control for biosecurity and food safety enhancement. This year the Conference will also take a look at emerging industry issues of sow gestation crates and antimicrobial resistance and availability. The Conference is sponsored by the Iowa State University College of Veterinary Medicine, the Iowa Pork Industry Center, the Iowa Veterinary Medical Assocaition and the American Association of Swine Veterinarians (AASV), District 6.