Kansas State: swine industry day for PCV2
Kansas State University's annual Swine Industry Day will focus on Porcine
circovirus type 2 (PCV2), on November 15.
At the special day, a general update is given on what researchers have
discovered over the last 12 months.
Porcine Circovirus: what have we learned in the last year? features Lisa
Tokach and Steve Henry from the Abilene Animal Hospital, as well as researchers
from the K-State College of Veterinary Medicine.
Following the PCV2
discussion, the K-State Swine Nutrition Team will review the nutrition research
that has been conducted in the last year, to address the rise in ingredient
The programme will culminate with Trent Loos, a
nationally-known agricultural commentator, who will address positioning animal
agriculture for the future.
PCV2 team has done more research with PCV vaccines on farms than anybody in the
world," said Mike Tokach, who is the animal science state leader for K-State
Research and Extension.
"They will relay (to Swine Day attendees)
all that has been learned through experiments with the new
The Swine Industrial Day is scheduled for November 15 at
the Kansas State University Alumni Center in Manhattan,
â€¢ Kansas State
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