More Pork Disease Prep Exercises Planned

A four-day training exercise will be held later this month to prepare the swine industry for foreign animal diseases, like African Swine Fever. National Pork Board Director of Swine Health Programs Dr. Patrick Webb has details with Mike Davis in this report.

USDA organizes these exercises in cooperation with the pork industry. This next exercise will take place during the week of September 23.

For more information, producers can contact the Pork Checkoff Service Center. Go to or call 800-456-PORK.