Committing time, attention to pig’s first 24 hours key to health, uniformity

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ The farrowing room is a demanding place — one that needs to accommodate the divergent needs of a 500+-pound...

New technologies may yield new insights on antibiotic use, resistance

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ The pork industry has a reputation for using antibiotics responsibly, but when veterinarians and producers look at antimicrobial...

Elanco Animal Health Completes Its Separation From Lilly

Source: Elanco news release Elanco Animal Health Incorporated (NYSE: ELAN) today announced that it is now a fully independent company. The completion of Eli Lilly...

Mycoplasma control starts with stabilizing sow herd

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Economic losses caused by the bacterium Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae run between $3 to $10 per finishing hog due to...

Microbiome studies in swine systems: Challenges and opportunities (Part 1)

Key Points Microbiome and more specifically the bacteria residing in the gut play multiple roles related with nutrition and health. The study of swine...

Raising pigs without antibiotics? Plan to ‘sweat the small stuff’

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Follow this rule if you’re raising pigs without antibiotics: “Sweat the small stuff.” That’s the advice from Doug MacDougald,...

Merck Animal Health Awards Scholarships to More Than 50 Veterinary Students from United States,...

Today, 54 veterinary students from around the world received scholarships from Merck Animal Health, in partnership with the American Veterinary Medical Foundation (AVMF). Through...

See it, do it, teach it: Veterinarian offers tips for caregiver training

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ When you give someone something to read, the expressed competency level is about 10%. When you talk to them...

USDA steps up measures to prevent ASF spread to the US

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ As the spread of African swine fever (ASF) across Asia shows no signs of slowing, US pork producers...

Decline in PED in Manitoba Speaks to Sector’s Commitment to Biosecurity

Farmscape for March 7, 2019 Full Interview 7:24 Listen The Manager of Swine Health Programs with Manitoba Pork says the decline in PED in...