A closed system farm reduces disease risk


Having a closed system operation, in which farmers produce their own piglets, reduces the risk of disease outbreaks.

“A breeding unit is an extra cost, but that cost can ensure biosecurity and a safe production cycle," John Carr, a global swine consultant, told Asian Agribiz. He stressed that th...

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Regional Correspondent and Assistant Editor Asian Pork Magazine, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Her ‘Biosecurity remains the best protection against diseases’ article emphasizes on most effective tools that can protect pigs against diseases like PRRS, PED, and ASF.