FMD and Prevention
Watch this video to learn more about foot-and-mouth disease. 
How does FMD affect consumers?

FMD is not a public health concern but an outbreak could ultimately threaten the entire U.S. economy. Click here to find out more.

What can livestock producers do?
Being prepared and informed is essential in keeping your farm and the U.S. livestock industry free from FMD. Get more information here.


Welcome to the newsroom. This section provides resources for reporters who are covering foot-and-mouth disease (FMD). Media resources include fact sheets, whitepapers and links to government websites and other resources, including images of the types of animals susceptible to FMD and expert opinions and videos on reducing the risk of FMD outbreak.

Follow the links below to access these resources.

FMD Fact Sheets (PDFs)
Web Links
Informational Videos

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