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Second coronavirus tests come back negative for pig-handling facility

Pork producers warned to treat assembly yards, abattoirs and truck washes as potentially contaminated

Alberta Pork release – The Alberta pig-handling facility where swine delta coronavirus had been previously detected was retested on Nov. 3, with all tests coming back negative for both coronavirus and porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDv). The facility had voluntarily suspended operations following the initial positive test, and has now resumed business. Surveillance testing of high-risk […] Read more