There is a lot of information becoming available now on PED involving biosecurity/prevention/diagnosis and what to do if it shows up in your system. SVC veterinarians have collaborated on fact sheets and PowerPoints to help farm staff prepare and/or work though the disease. This month's newsletter provides an update on current thoughts and questions related to PED as well as some tips for clean up after a PED Break.
SWIFFER SAMPLING TO CONFIRM REMOVAL OF PED FROM CONTAMINATED SITES
This is a protocol for greater confidence in the effectiveness of clean up and disinfection of facilities and equipment. The objective is to determine if PEDv is eliminated from confirmed PEDv positive sites following an establisehd clean-up procedure using Swiffer sampling technology.