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Don’t forget biocontainment of disease when following biosecurity plans, By Erin Kettelkamp, DVM, Swine...

Source: PigHealthToday.com The latest disease outbreaks fueled by new disease variants are good reminders that the best biosecurity plans must include strategies to keep disease...

Host Genetics of the Enteric Microbiome and Disease Resilience

  Chad Bierman, PhD, Geneticist, Genesus Inc. Profitability is driven by many different components of swine production. It has been suggested that the number of full...

Suvaxyn® PRRS MLV protects against highly pathogenic PRRSV-1 field strain

Source: PigHealthToday.com A new study shows that a modified-live virus (MLV) vaccine for porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) provides protection against the highly...

Prevalence of Neospora caninum Exposure in Wild Pigs ( Sus scrofa) from Oklahoma with...

Neospora caninum is a protozoan parasite, reported as a leading cause of cattle abortions and reproductive failure worldwide, costing the cattle industry approximately $1.3...

The amino acid digestibility and digestible indispensable amino acid score for rapeseed protein isolate...

Rapeseed is the second most produced oilseed in the world after soybean, and after the oil is extracted, a protein-rich meal is the resulting...

Effects of increasing phytase dose on total tract digestibility of minerals and energy in...

In most plant feed ingredients, the majority of P is bound to phytate, which reduces digestibility of P in pigs, and therefore, the concentration...

Effect of phytase on weaning piglet performance when fed diets supplemented with pharmacological levels...

Pharmacological levels of Zn (i.e., 2,000 to 3,000 mg/kg) is often included in diets for weanling pigs to prevent post-weaning diarrhea. However, pharmacological levels...

Variables Add to Challenges of Higher Global Food Prices, By Keith Good from the...

Financial Times writers Emiko Terazono and Michael Pooler reported this week that, “After enduring the worst drought in nearly a century followed by a...

Effects of reducing the concentration of Ca and P and increasing microbial phytase on...

The limited capacity for weanling pigs to secret HCl in the stomach may be exacerbated by inclusion of ingredients with high acid binding capacity...

Is Your Disinfectant Actually Working?

Download the complete article Dylan Lape, DVM Pork Veterinary Solutions March 31, 2021 Last Updated May 6, 2021 Introduction: In modern swine production, quite possibly the most important topic we...
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