AHDB Pork 'Think Bio Risk' Tool
What it is...
A new interactive app designed for anyone who steps onto a pig unit.
The app offers the following benefits:
• Highlights the everyday and often overlooked risks of introducing or spreading pig diseases, focusing on both external and internal factors
• Uses interactive video scenarios to demonstrate good practice and common mistakes on pig farms
• Scenarios are available for both indoor and outdoor production
• Topic areas cover all common aspects of disease risk to a farm
• The videos allow ‘click identification’ of risks caused by bad practice
• Full feedback on both good and bad practice portrayed in the videos
• A multimedia multiple-choice quiz further demonstrates on farm risks
• Can be completed when time allows in the work day
• Is an ideal tool for training good disease management on any pig farm .
Why it's relevant to producers...
Everyone wants healthy high performing livestock.
Regardless of your farm set-up, there will be small changes that you can make that will significantly reduce the risk of introducing or spreading pig diseases.
Knowing the weak spots = better-long term protection of your farm.