Connections Count: Keith Schoettmer reaches beyond the farm gate to build consumer trust
America’s pig farmers have always been dedicated to raising healthy animals to help ensure a safe food supply. The use of antibiotics as part of an overall herd health plan is important to delivering on this commitment.
Welcome to the main spot to find information about Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus (PEDV) from the Pork Checkoff.
Check out the latest the latest interim reports from ongoing Checkoff-funded PEDV Research and Resources, located at pork.org/pedv.
Also, the latest edition of the PEDV Update, as well as past issues, offer many valuable tips and links to PEDV information.
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We want to help customers and consumers appreciate the process and care that goes into bringing food to the marketplace, and that requires transparency and concrete actions. The We Care SM initiative was launched in 2008 as a joint effort of the National Pork Board, the National Pork Producers Council and state organizations representing farmers. We Care is a proactive, multifaceted initiative to promote responsible practices in all areas of farming and is a commitment to continuously evaluate and improve our methods.