Contents tagged with virus

19 July 2019

Emerging new virus threat

6 November 2018

Combined quality and yield losses make PVY the most damaging of the potato viruses. PVY has considerable biological, serological and molecular variability making specific detection difficult.

25 June 2019

This disease management guide brings together information on controlling economically important barley diseases.

7 November 2018

The 'Don’t bring it home!' poster is aimed at workers in the pig industry and those involved with moving pigs. It warns that diseases such as African Swine Fever (ASF) can be carried in pigmeat, which is harmful if fed to pigs

26 September 2018

African Swine Fever affects pigs and has a devastating impact on productivity and the ability of a country to sell pork. Biosecurity is the first line of defence against disease. Biosecurity applies on the farm and when travelling, particularly to and from areas where ASF has been confirmed