McLean County Farm Bureau

IL Swine Day 2019 – African Swine Fever


What happens if African Swine Fever spreads to the U.S.? Illinois? Your farm? Prepare for the worst case scenario at Illinois Swine Day December 13 from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Illinois Department of Agriculture in Springfield.

Topics includes:

  • What is ASF and why are we worried about it?
  • What is really happening with ASF in Europe and Asia?
  • How might ASF spread in the U.S.?
  • What happens if we find ASF in Illinois?
  • How can I be prepared if ASF is detected in Illinois?
  • Market Outlook for 2020
  • If my farm must be depopulated, how can I dispose of the mortalities?

There is no cost to attend for Illinois Pork Producers Association members and lunch will be provided.

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Click Register here by Dec. 9.