News about PRRS

Boehringer Opens Asia's Largest PRRS Forum

2010-04-15

SOUTH KOREA - The Fourth Asian PRRSpective opened yesterday in South Korea's Jeju Island to update Asian pig farmers on the latest scientific research on PRRS and effective solutions in keeping it under control.

Organised by Boehringer Ingelheim, the conference saw over 200 pig farmers from across Asia including China, Korea, Philippines, Taiwan and Vietnam participating.

According to Asian Agribiz, Asian PRRSpective is the largest regional forum that addresses issues concerning Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome, a contagious pig disease that results in huge economic loss to the Asian pig industry and worldwide.