Ep. #57: Pig Pathogens: Understanding Current Diseases

Join Dr. Spencer Wayne and Dr. Cameron Schmitt in discussing the ever-evolving landscape of swine diseases. In this episode, Dr. Schmitt, Executive Vice President of Pipestone Veterinary Services, delves deep into the nuances of various pathogens affecting swine health today. From the notorious PRRS virus to resilient strains of E. coli, they dissect the challenges and advancements in disease management strategies.

The pair begin the discussion with the infamous diseases sharing insights and practical advice, then transition to an explanation of a few emerging viruses. This episode offers a clearer understanding of the ongoing battle to safeguard swine well-being.

PIPESTONE’s mission is “Helping Farmers Today Create the Farms of Tomorrow.” The SwineTime podcast was created for pig farmers and individual pork producers around the country. Hosted by Dr. Wayne, the podcast contains pork industry news, advancements in animal care and how to enhance your productivity.

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