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Oklahoma winds may spread deadly swine virus

Since June, when PEDv first hit, workers have quarantined the area, 
scrubbed vehicles and sprayed buildings with antiseptic

Reuters / On the windswept prairies of the Oklahoma Panhandle, the hog barns of Prestage Farms are lined up like military barracks. The 20,000-sow operation near the Texas border stands at the front lines of a months-long battle to contain a virus that has already killed some 1.3 million hogs in the United States. Since […] Read more