The wild spread of Porcine Epidemic
Diarrhea virus (PEDv) appears to be slowing.
The American Association of Swine Veterinarians announced 187 positive tests for the disease in the
week ending May 17. While this latest
figure brings the total number of confirmed cases to 6,804, the weekly number
of cases continues to decline – the lowest since early January. According to Steve
Meyer & Len Steiner in Wednesday’s Daily Livestock Report, the peak of
confirmed cases was 315 during the week of February 22…