Fair Animal Health Information

Fair Animal Health Information

Swine Project Exhibitor & Barn Visitor Posters

These posters developed by the National Pork Board were provided by the Lincoln County Health Department to be posted at this year’s fair.  Please review them to keep you, your pigs, and the fair goers healthy during this year’s fair.

Fair Swine Exhibitor Poster

Fair Swine Barn Visitor Poster

New information from Bernie O’Rourke, Extension Youth Livestock Specialist:

The National Pork Board’s revised A Champions Guide to Youth Swine Exhibition (PDF, 2.7 MB, 16 pages)

This is an excellent guide to biosecurity and animal health that all species can use

Handouts from the May 13, 2013 Fair Association Large Animal Project Meeting

DATCP Recommendation for 2013 Exhibition Season (PDF, 128 KB, 2 pages)

Measures to Minimize Influenza Transmission at Swine Exhibitions (PDF, 322 KB, 8 pages)

Animal Health Exhibition Update for 2013 (Word, 25KB, 3 pages)

 DATCP Press Release: Flu Prevention Recommendations Issued for 2013 Swine Exhibition Season (PDF, 239 KB, 1 page)

The following presentations were given during a webinar hosted by Bernie O’Rourke, Extension Youth Livestock Specialist

Swine Influenza Virus (SIV) Presentation by Warren Wilson, DVM – Merck Animal Health (PDF, 983 KB, 35 pages)

Fairs and Exhibitions Health Requirements (PDF, 3.97 MB, 24 pages)

presentations by Liv Sandberg, Wisconsin Equine Extension Specialist
                                    Ron Kean, Wisconsin Poultry Extension Specialist
                                    Paul McGraw, DVM, Assistant State Veterinarian