Effects on Farrowing: Stall Size and Heat Lamps

Effect of stall size, number of heat lamps during farrowing: Part 3 Suzanne M. Leonard, Brett C. Ramirez, North Carolina State University, Iowa State University...

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...

Functional amino acid supplementation improves growth performance and immune status of weaned pigs

High dietary protein can potentially increase susceptibility of weaned pigs to enteric pathogens; it has been hypothesized that dietary supplementation with functional amino acids...

Effects of RAD51-stimulatory compound 1 (RS-1) and its vehicle, DMSO, on pig embryo culture

Abstract Pigs have become an important model for agricultural and biomedical purposes. The advent of genomic engineering tools, such as the CRISPR/Cas9 system, has facilitated...

Pooling udder skin wipes to detect influenza in preweaning pigs

Preweaning pigs This is a recent publication from the Torremorell’s lab refining the use of udder wipes to detect influenza in preweaning pigs. It is...

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...

199 Effect of the Pelleting Process on Diet Formulations with Varying Levels of Crystalline...

Abstract The objective of this study was to determine effects of pelleting on the standardized ileal digestibility (SID) of amino acids (AA) in diets with...

Evaluation of oral fluid as an aggregate sample for early detection of ASF

Early detection of ASF This is our Friday rubric: every week a new Science Page from the Bob Morrison’s Swine Health Monitoring Project. The previous editions of...
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