WPA Offering Grants for PRRS & PEDv Testing
Wisconsin Ag Connection - 06/20/2019
The Wisconsin Pork Association will continue to offer its grant program in 2019 for state swine producers who must complete testing for Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) and Swine Enteric Coronavirus (PEDv) to comply with swine
The grant program will provide a $25 reimbursement per farm to help offset the costs incurred for testing.
To receive reimbursement, producers must submit a simple form with proof of test completion to the WPA. Informational resources are available on the WPA website at www.wppa.org/testing
Meanwhile, the association is also offering one complimentary rope test kit to Wisconsin farmers this year. The kit includes a cotton rope, sample tube, and other materials to make for easy sample collection. To learn more, contact the Wisconsin Pork
Association at 608-723-7551.