Little Market Reaction to H1N1 Findings October 19, 2009 03:28 AM Tweet TAGS: Marketing, Overseas December 18, 2014 By Sara Schafer Top Producer Editor Email Greg Vincent, Top Producer Editor The initial market reaction to the USDA's announcement that the H1N1 flu virus was found in Minnesota hogs appears to be minimal to nill. This is perhaps proof positive that the industry's educational efforts to educate consumers about the realities of H1N1 are working, says John Lawrence, Iowa State University Extension Economist. He says to watch retailer orders over the next few days to fully judge the impact, but for now, the situation appears to be well under control. Listen in: For More Information USDA Confirms H1N1 Flu Virus in Minnesota Hog You can e-mail Greg Vincent at firstname.lastname@example.org. Back to news Click here to learn more about the Million Dollar Wildfire Relief Challenge, and see how you can help in the rebuilding effort.