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Montevideo, September 22nd 2017 - 13:32 UTC

Tag: porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS)

  • Saturday, July 29th 2017 - 14:16 UTC

    Uruguay reports two outbreaks of PRRS at two pig farms

     The reports states the presence of the PRRS virus was initially suspected on 12 May and confirmed on the same date after a real-time PCR test was carried out

    Uruguay's veterinary authorities have reported two outbreaks of porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) at two pig farms, one based in Salto and the other in Canelones. An immediate notification was sent to the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) on 20 July.