Inadequate iron supplements lead to subclinical anemia in young pigs

A field trial evaluating iron supplementation for baby pigs found the typical 200 mg iron shot at birth is not enough. The trial was...

Elanco Announces the Approval of Prevacent Use in Sows

Elanco Animal Health Incorporated (NYSE: ELAN) today announced that Prevacent® PRRS has been licensed for use in sows and gilts against the reproductive form of...

Water: Essential nutrient often overlooked in pigs

Water doesn’t get the attention it deserves because it is abundant, easy to access and inexpensive, but that will change in the future, said...

SHIC Reports Incidence of PRRS Down

Farmscape for April 13, 2021 Full Interview 14:31 Listen The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Center reports a particularly pathogenic strain of PRRS...

SHIC Rapid Response Imitative Speeds up Response to Potential Emerging Disease Outbreaks

Farmscape for January 26, 2021 Full Interview 10:34 Listen The Executive Director of the Swine Health Information Center says the quicker an investigation into a...

Mycotoxins: What’s Your Risk?

Mycotoxins are a costly, complicated problem for livestock and poultry producers. Not only are there hundreds of different mycotoxins, all produced by different fungi...

Out-of-state disease confirmed in illegally imported pig

Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) was diagnosed for the first time in pigs illegally imported into Washington State. The disease had not previously...

World Animal Health Groups Band Together Against African Swine Fever

A recent announcement by the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) and the Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) of the United Nations calls for...

Intrauterine Vaccination Shown Effective in Protecting Piglets Against PEDv

Farmscape for March 11, 2021 Full Interview 7:48 Listen Scientists with VIDO-InterVac have shown the delivery of vaccines into the uterus of sows and gilts...

Animal welfare for youth: Part 2 – Introducing the Five Freedoms to youth

This series will explore basic concepts of animal welfare and why 4-H youth involved in animal projects should be familiar with this subject. This is...
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