Combatting White Spot Syndrome Virus in Louisiana Crawfish

By Mark Shirley, LSU AgCenter

There will be a meeting at the LSU AgCenter office in Jennings on Tuesday, May 23, 2017 to discuss the impacts of White Spot Syndrome Virus (WSSV) on crawfish production. Over the last few months some farmers have experienced a sudden and drastic reduction in their catch due to this virus which affects only crustaceans.