Building Vaccine Supplies To Combat Foot And Mouth Disease – Part One
Calls have grown in recent years to build a vaccine bank in the event a potential Foot and Mouth Disease outbreak occurs in our nation’s livestock herds. What needs to be done to get to that point? In the first part of a two-part series, Rod Bain looks at some of the considerations involved in creating an FMD vaccine stockpile, in this edition of “Agriculture USA”. PARTICIPANTS: Rod Bain. Agriculture Department Under Secetary Greg Ibach. USDA Chief Veterinarian Jack Shere.