Biosecurity in Action – Episode 52

19-minute listen

The Squeal 0052 – Creating A Biosecurity Culture, Part 2: Transferring Knowledge To The Production Staff The Squeal

Part II of III: The first step in biosecurity success is strengthening protocols and transferring knowledge to your production team.

During this episode, Dr. Joel Nerem, a veterinarian with Pipestone Veterinary Services; Dr. Andrea Pitkin, PIC health assurance veterinarian, and Dr. Jess Waddell, PIC health assurance veterinarian, discuss involving your team to strengthen biosecurity measures. They suggest starting with the low-hanging fruit of obvious opportunities for improvement in your plan or execution. Work with your veterinarian to conduct a biosecurity audit and use the findings to teach your team. Success depends on commitment to doing the right thing every day.