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Senators seek disaster aid for PEDV cases

 

Two U.S. senators last week urged Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack to approve disaster assistance for pork producers with smaller farms affected by a deadly virus that is hitting pig farms across the country.

The Porcine Epidemic DiarrĀ­hea Virus (PEDV) has killed more than 4 million pigs nationwide since April 2013 ...




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