Swine Health and Disease Management

To maintain high herd health, Manitoba Pork provides producers with a variety of tools and information on best biosecurity practices, PRRS, and other diseases that affect pigs.



Find a variety of information, publications and training materials from sources such as the National Swine Farm-Level Biosecurity Standard, National Biosecurity Training Program and PigTrace.

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Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv)

PEDv can affect all pigs and is often fatal to newborn pigs. However, it does not affect any other species, including humans, and is not a food safety issue. PEDv is primarily transmitted through feces. Clinical signs include excessive scouring,

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Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome

Porcine Reproductive & Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) is a viral disease. This section will include information/fact sheets on PRRS.

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Other Diseases

From swine dysentery and vesicular diseases to circovirus, you can information and resources on a variety of diseases that affect the pork industry here.

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CWSHIN - Canada-West Swine Health Intelligence Network

Click here to read the current CWSHIN Report on Swine Health. Scroll down for previous CWSHIN and CSHIN (Canadian Swine Health Intelligence Network) reports. CWSHIN (the Canada-West Swine Health Intelligence Network) was created in 2015 to help

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Chop Talk – Issue #6-2017Apr 13th, 2017

In this issue of Chop Talk:   AGM 2017: It’s a wrap! Annual Banquet 2017: An evening to remember; Nutrient ban lifted; KAP’s carbon policy; Careers. Read Online: Chop Talk – Issue #7-2017 – April 13, 2017       …

News and Events

Manitoba Pork helps Siloam Mission ‘Make Room’

Tuesday, April 11, 2017

April 11, 2017 (Winnipeg MB) – On April 5, Manitoba pork producers and industry partners gathered for the 2017 Manitoba Pork Annual General Meeting and Banquet. The highlight of the event came when Chair George Matheson presented a cheque for …

2017 Annual General Meeting & Banquet

Thursday, April 06, 2017

Manitoba Pork’s 2017 Annual General Meeting was held on Wednesday, April 5 at The Fairmont Winnipeg. The meeting drew a large audience to hear presentations on what Manitoba Pork accomplished in 2016 and what we have planned for 2017, plus updates from …

Swine Cost of Production Model for Manitoba

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Manitoba Pork has worked with MNP, an accounting and consulting company, to develop different model farms to generate cash flow projections and trial balance sheets to provide some insight into the economics of the industry. Click here to access information on: …

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