Scottish PRRS Elimination Project

The group aims to assess, plan and pilot a PRRS control plan across Scotland, with a vision of developing a future strategy to eradicate Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) in the Scottish pig sector.

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Field Lab Timeline

    11/13/2018 12:00:00 AM
  • First group meeting

    Development of a PRRS elimination plan using data gathered in previous stages of the group activity (prior to RISS).

    First group meeting
  • 12/17/2018 12:00:00 AM
  • Planning action

    Development of a plan to assess the level of active infection in animals. This may include a pilot study on a few pig units.

    Planning action
  • 1/17/2019 12:00:00 AM
  • Project Plan development

    Gather, analyse and evaluate data from the previous stage to develop a robust project plan to implement a PRRS elimination strategy using other funding streams

    Project Plan development
  • 2/18/2019 12:00:00 AM
  • Finalising project plan

    Finalise project plan and apply for KTIF or Innovate UK funding to move on to further stages of the project (outwith RISS).

    Finalising project plan
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