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Some Feed for Pigs Recalled
Todd Neeley DTN Staff Reporter
Thu Feb 20, 2014 01:36 PM CST

OMAHA (DTN) -- Canadian government officials and an animal feed company in Ontario are racing to find whether swine feed may have a connection to the recent outbreak of the deadly porcine epidemic diarrhea virus, or PEDv.

The Canadian Food Inspection Agency within days is expected to release the results of science-based tests to determine if feed may be a contributing factor.

Ontario-based Grand Valley Fortifiers announced a voluntary recall Feb. 9 of certain pelleted swine nursery feed products that contain porcine plasma found to contain PED. The virus has been found to pose no risk to human health or ...

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