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Australasian Pig Science Association (APSA)

The Australasian Pig Science Association is pleased to announce that the 18th Biennial APSA Conference will be held from 15-18 November 2021. For more information visit https://www.apsa.asn.au/ or contact apsa@yrd.com.au.

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Are you ASF Ready- Webinar

Pig veterinarian Dr John Carr will be hosting a special webinar for industry vets on Tuesday 15 September at 2pm, focussed on what vets should do if they suspect they have detected ASF at a pig farm. Further details here. Read more

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APL upcoming producer meetings

It has been a challenging year to say the least but not being able to meet with producers face to face has been a further hurdle for the team at APL.  APL has undertaken several virtual meetings with producers and stakeholders since March, including the May Delegates meeting, and received positive feedback. In order to continue to engage with producers, update on APL plans and undertake our Annual General Meeting, APL have scheduled further virtual events for November. Annual General Meeting – Thursday 19 …

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African Swine Fever Ready Webinars

The Victorian Farmers Federation pig committee, supported by Australian Pork Limited and Agriculture Victoria, is hosting a series of free webinars for producers. Designed to inform and prepare for ASF, the webinars will be held on 16 June, 23 June and 30 June, from 2pm-3pm.  Register for the webinar or email pigs@vff.org.au 2pm 16 June 2020: African Swine Fever Ready Current Global ASF Pandemic – Dr David Williams, CSIRO Economic Impact of ASF – Dr Lechelle van Breda, APL 2pm 23 June 2020: On Farm Biosecurity …

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