Does Your Disinfectant Work In Winter?

Download the complete article Fall and winter pose new challenges as well as opportunities to enhance biosecurity protocols on the farm. Viral challenges like Avian Influenza...

Effects of Mechanical Lead System for Boar Control During Heat Detection on Libido and...

N. Sugai, S. Probst Miller, DVM, and R.V. Knox, PhD, University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine, AgCreate Solutions, Inc, University of Illinois Department...

Determining the efficacy and safety of differing caliber/ammunition combinations for the humane euthanization and...

Principle Investigator: Chad A. Stahl, Ph.D. Institution: Food Animal Consultation & Testing Services Co-Investigator: Thomas J. Fangman DVM, MS DABVP Institution: Huvepharma, Inc Funding Institution: National Pork Board Date...

Genesus Global Technical Report, Impact of freeze-thaw process on meat quality genetic improvement

Dr Chunyan Zhang, Geneticist, Genesus Inc. czhang@genesus.com Meat is a major source of proteins that are necessary for human health. Consumers commonly freeze meat after purchasing...

A bacterial virus helped the spread of a new Salmonella strain

A bacterial virus helped the spread of a new Salmonella strain   Researchers at the Quadram Institute have implicated a toxin-carrying virus in the emergence of...

Fostera® PRRS protects against diverse PRRS virus field strains

Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) has been described as one of the most important swine diseases of the last half-century.1 One report estimates...

Benefits of feeding Selsaf® selenium yeast to the breeding herd

Download the complete PDF Adapted from Selenium Management Technical Guide (Phileo by Lesaffre, 2016 and Optimizing Sow and Piglet Management Technical Guide (Phileo by Lesaffre, 2016) Dr....

Evaluation of viral RNA extraction methods to detect porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome and...

Highlights • Extracting RNA using TRIzol reagent from filter material ground with liquid nitrogen can be used to detect PRRSv and IAV from air...

A new coronavirus fear? Strain seen in swine has potential to jump to humans,...

View ORCID ProfileCaitlin E. Edwards, Boyd L. Yount, View ORCID ProfileRachel L. Graham, View ORCID ProfileSarah R. Leist, View ORCID...

Genomic selection for disease resilience using measures of antibody (Ab) response

Chad Bierman, PhD, Geneticist, Genesus Inc.   Disease is a major contributor to increased costs in the swine industry. For example, the cost estimated from the...
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