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USDA investing in African swine fever prevention

The U.S. continues to invest heavily in African swine fever prevention.

Dr. Jack Shere is with USDA’s Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service.

“We are spending a great deal of resources, personnel and financial, on developing our response capabilities.”

He tells Brownfield Ag Secretary Vilsack has requested $500 million from the Office of Management and Budget to help control movement of swine products from Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands.

USDA investing in African swine fever prevention

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