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Simple biosecurity measures offer significant production gains, scientists say

Read more articles on Pig Health Today https://pighealthtoday.com/ Taking simple steps to improve biosecurity and welfare on pig farms can significantly reduce the amount of antimicrobials...

Facing the challenges of today’s pelleting processes: Multifactorial resistance of Actisaf® Sc 47 HR+...

Download the complete Article Withstands the 4 major stress factors of the pelleting process From mixing to pelleting, including conditioning, live yeast has to resist different...

Teaching Tip: The Development of an Interactive Computer-Based Training Program for Timely and Humane...

Dr. Monique D. Pairis-Garcia, PhD, DVM, is Assistant Professor, Department of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, 2029 Fyffe Road, Columbus, OH 43210 USA....

The synergistic effect of Lumance®is superior to any of its single components

Download the complete Article Introduction Excessive use of antibiotics over the last few decades has led to the current legislation whereby antibiotic use in animal production...

Effect of Gestation Gain on Lactation Performance and Return to Estrus of First Parity...

Download the complete PDF Keywords First parity sow, Gestation gain, Lactation feed intake, Sow weight change Summary One of the most costly problems in the swine industry is...

The Development of an Interactive Computer-Based Training Program for Timely and Humane On-Farm Pig...

Abstract With extensive knowledge and training in the prevention, management, and treatment of disease conditions in animals, veterinarians play a critical role in ensuring good...

Aflatoxicosis in Swine

Download the complete report Aflatoxins are produced by Aspergillus flavus , a fungus often found in corn in the southeastern United States. This fungus thrives...

Arm & Hammer: Zinc Oxide Promising For Piglets

The year 2022 brings big change in the European Union (EU) and Asian swine markets. That's when the EU will ban zinc oxide (ZnO),...

Generation of α-1,3-galactosyltransferase knocked-out transgenic cloned pigs with knocked-in five human genes.

Abstract Recent progress in genetic manipulation of pigs designated for xenotransplantation ha6s shown considerable promise on xenograft survival in primates. However, genetic modification of multiple...

Engineering controls to reduce hydrogen sulfide exposure to workers in swine buildings

Summary: Engineering controls to reduce hydrogen sulfide exposure of workers in swine buildings Bernardo Predicala1, Stéphane Lemay2, Claude Laguë3, Shala Christianson1 Summary Three engineering control measures were developed and...