Elanco Closes Acquisition of Bayer Animal Health

Scale and capabilities of the combined company position Elanco for the long term as a leader in the attractive, durable animal health industry. ...

Addressing ‘unknown factors’ in sow mortality

Sow mortality has been on the rise in the US pork industry, reaching upwards of 15% in many sow-production systems, said Ashley Johnson, DVM,...

Commercially Available Cell Line Rapidly Detects African Swine Fever Virus

Scientists from the U.S. Department of Agriculture's (USDA) Agricultural Research Service (ARS) have identified a new way to detect the presence of live African Swine...

Rate of PCV2 recombination not widely recognized

Source: PigHealthToday.com An interview with Meggan Bandrick, DVM, PhD Associate Director Global Biologics Research Zoetis    Download the pdf Q: Recombination of porcine circovirus type 2 (PCV2) is a known phenomenon in...

Podcast: Effect of formulating diets based on STTD Ca:STTD P and inclusion of phytase...

Vanessa Lagos, a Ph. D. candidate from the Stein Monogastric Nutrition lab, presents the results of an experiment designed to test whether ratios between...

Feed mitigants offer positive production and virus protection results

For the past 18 months Scott Dee, DVM, director of research at Pipestone Veterinary Services, has been investigating whether feed mitigants can protect against...

Principles of Body Condition Scoring in Swine

Body condition scoring is a useful tool for improving herd productivity. In this video, you will learn to conduct body condition scoring on your...

Podcast: Swine Time Episode 13: We slowed pigs down: What was the effect and...

Episode 13: We slowed pigs down: What was the effect and where do we go from here? SwineTime host, Dr. Spencer Wayne, converses with Veterinarian,...

K-State Researcher Works With South Korean Company On African Swine Fever Virus Vaccine Development

New vaccine development work at Kansas State University may soon help confront African swine fever, a disease that is endemic in sub-Saharan Africa. It...

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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