Summer Internship Application - Due April 15, 2014
Application in a Word File
Application in a PDF File
PEDv Informational Flyer - If you want to understand what PEDv is, how this virus can be transmitted and how to protect your farm; then read this 1 page informational flyer to get you familiar with the disease.
PEDv Updates from National Pork Board - The National Pork Board has continual research dedicated to PEDv and publishes up to date information as it comes available. This link will take you to the National Pork Board's inforamtional resources concerning PEDv.
Important Steps for Protecting Farms and Your Pigs
This one page flyer will give you guidence for on farm
bio-security and how to protect your farm as well as protecting others when visiting their farm.
Texas Animal Health Commision Annoucment on Swine Health Certificates
ANNOUNCEMENT: Effective February 7, 2014, a certificate of veterinary inspection accompanying non-commercial hogs entering Texas for purposes other than immediate slaughter, must contain the following statement from the issuing veterinarian, "To the best of my knowledge, swine represented on this certificate have not originated from a premises known to be affected by Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv), and have not been exposed to PEDv within the last 30 days."
Canada eyes animal feed as PEDv spreads
The Canadian Food Inspection Agency (CFIA) is conducting tests to see if contaminated animal feed helped spread the piglet-killing Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea virus (PEDv) across several Canadian provinces.
Spring Buyers Guide Advertisement
The Spring Buyers Guide of Texas Show Pigs is a published to assist show pig buyers in finding breeders who have pigs available and to help you sell show pigs for the late summer and early fall shows. The Buyers Guide will be published and available May 1, 2014. Click Here to download the information and advertisment form. All advertisement forms must be received by March 24, 2014.
Producer Connection - Newsletter
The Producer Connection is a bi-monthly newsletter sent to active members of the Texas Pork Producers Association. This newsletter will include current pork related events, updates on issues facing Texas pork producers and other news related to our industry.
Texas Pork Industry Conference & Youth Symposium
July 11-12, 2014
YO Ranch Hotel
Join Texas Pork Producers Association for an exciting new program and location.
More information will be available soon!!