Ribeye-eating pigs demonstrate protein quality for humans

Nearly a decade ago, the UN's Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) developed a new index to assess protein quality in foods. The goal, writ...

Clayton Johnson receives Leman Science in Practice award

Swine veterinarian Clayton Johnson, DVM, has been awarded the 2020 Allen D. Leman Science in Practice Award. Johnson, a partner and veterinarian at Carthage Veterinary...

Intervention® Disinfectants Receive Approval For Use Against ASFv

Virox™ is pleased to announce that Intervention® Farm Disinfectant-Cleaner Concentrate has been approved by the EPA for use against African Swine Fever virus (ASFv)....

Submission period now open for Boehringer Ingelheim awards for research on porcine respiratory diseases

Program funds field-applicable research into critical swine diseases Practicing veterinarians, researchers and academics may now apply for one of three $35,000 awards for research related...

Ellis: No magic bullet to reduce pre-wean mortality

Pre-wean mortality has increased over the last 15 years, and it’s a major concern for US pork producers and veterinarians. In fact, producers lose...

Veterinarians answer questions on influenza

Source: PigHealthToday.com With influenza A virus (IAV-S) in swine continuing to cause performance losses on US pig farms, veterinarians have taken up the mantle to...

Pigs can be infected with coronavirus, Canadian-US study finds

Findings challenge conclusions from previous research that swine could not contract the pathogen that causes Covid-19 Investigation prompted by similarities between key protein...

What are the top 10 things you love most about the Pork Industry? Doug...

Get in the “Swineweb” with Merck Animal Health. An ingenious leader and innovator in Swine Health Doug King, DVM opens up about their Portfolio,...

Tracheal sampling for M. hyo may hold new benefits

Tracheal sampling is a good way to determine if Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae (M. hyo) is present in a herd, but it’s an invasive procedure that can...

New Initiative Focuses on Early ASF Detection

Farmscape for September 8, 2020 Full Interview 15:08 Listen A new foreign animal disease surveillance effort will help speed up the detection of African Swine...
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