Foreign Animal Disease Preparedness: What to expect & how to prepare

Thursday, February 7, 2019
8:30 am
Tuesday, February 12, 2019
8:30 am
Various Cities

WHATFREE Interactive Workshop about Foreign Animal Disease Preparedness: What to expect and How to prepare

AUDIENCE: Cattle, pig, sheep and goat producers, Extension personnel, Veterinarians

HOSTED BY: Iowa Department of Agriculture and Land Stewardship and the Center for Food Security and Public Health, Iowa State University

TIME: 8:30 am-3:30 pm

WHERE: Five Regional Meetings (FREE lunch provided)

·         February 7, Washington

·         February 12, Ames

·         February 26, Nashua

·         March 5, Sioux Center

·         March 12, Carroll


·         What to expect if Foot and Mouth Disease or African Swine Fever is found in the U.S.,

·         How long movement could stop and the requirements to move animals once movement restarts,

·         How to protect their animals from diseases, and

·         Daily health monitoring strategies in an outbreak.

REGISTRATION: Available online at

For more information email or call 515-281-5321.