Recent Stories by Jennifer Shike
Jan 15, 2020 by Jennifer Shike
Hay tainted by a toxic beetle is blamed for the deaths of at least 13 horses and illnesses to dozens of others on a Wisconsin ranch.
Oct 01, 2019 by Jennifer Shike
A foot-and-mouth-disease outbreak may be impossible to control in the U.S. without the rapid availability of adequate supplies of vaccine, said James Roth of Iowa State University’s College of Veterinary Medicine.
Sep 27, 2019 by Jennifer Shike
This year's winner, Zack Talbert, presented “A New ‘Twist’ to a Currently Failing Fumigation Room.” Talbert, a third-year veterinary student, discussed how current fumigation rooms are failing in effectiveness.
May 30, 2019 by Jennifer Shike
USDA wants to update its regulations that outline how the agency approves animal diagnostic laboratories to conduct official testing for animal diseases, as well as how they can remain approved.
Mar 19, 2019 by Jennifer Shike
A U.S. government watchdog’s latest report says America’s swine and cattle populations are vulnerable to the highly contagious, deadly foot-and-mouth disease (FMD).
Mar 13, 2019 by Jennifer Shike
Dr. John Waddell presented Howard Dunne Memorial Lecture during the American Association of Swine Veterinarian’s 50th Celebration in Orlando.
Nov 14, 2018 by Jennifer Shike
Handle antimicrobials with care, urges the World Organisation for Animal Health.
Oct 05, 2018 by Jennifer Shike
The Rinderpest Game launched this week on www.rinderpestvigilance.com to bring awareness of the critical role the animal health industry plays in preventing the return of the rinderpest virus.
Oct 02, 2018 by Jennifer Shike
Zoetis Inc. and the Association of American Veterinary Medical Colleges (AAVMC) are partnering again to provide $2,000 scholarships to second- and third-year veterinary students in the United States and Caribbean.
Sep 28, 2018 by Jennifer Shike
Farm Journal’s PORK editor Jennifer Shike and editor emeritus JoAnn Alumbaugh recently attended the 2018 Leman Conference in Saint Paul, Minn. See their coverage of the event.
Sep 24, 2018 by Jennifer Shike
What the industry learned from Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus created the foundation for new protocols to help keep African Swine Fever virus out of the country. A pioneer of the research shares how.