Evaluation of Temperature Conditions in Trucks During Transport of Market Pigs to Slaughter in...

Author(s): Harold Gonyou, Jen Brown, T. S. Samarakone, T. Crowe, S. Torrey, R. Bergeron, T. Widowski, C. Dewey, and L. Faucitano Publication Date: October 5,...

Detection and Differentiation of PCV3 from PCV2a, PCV2b and the Highly Prevalent PCV2d Mutant...

Principal Investigator: Jianfa Bai Institution: Kansas State University Industry Summary: The newly identified porcine circovirus 3 (PCV3) is causing problems in swine similar to that caused by...

Efficiency of Energy Utilization by Growing Pigs

Feeding pigs specific diets based on potential growth rate as determined by growth rate in the nursery may decrease variability in grow-out and finishing....

Genesus Global Technical Report, Adding Customer Value with Genotype Information

Nick Boddicker, PhD, Genesus Inc. Genesus has written a number of articles on the importance of genomic information to improve genetic gain. That is because...

Detection of mycotoxins and metabolites in animal products

Carry-over of mycotoxins in animal products has been studied since the 1990s. Attempts have been made to understand the mechanism involved, the rate of...

Moving Market Hogs Effectively

The objective of one specific study at Prairie Swine Centre was to examine the interaction between group size and alley width on the ease...

Duration of Senecavirus A Shedding From Clinically Affected and Non-affected Sows and Piglets After...

Project Title and SHIC Project Identification Number: Duration of Senecavirus A shedding from clinically affected and non -affected sows and piglets after a breeding herd...

Pain Management and Enrichment for Pigs

Summary: Powerpoint outlining new guidelines that came into place as of July 2016 regarding pain managment and enrichment PAIN MANAGEMENT As of July 1st 2016: Castration performed at...

Effects of Calmin on energy, calcium, phosphorus, and nitrogen balance and on growth performance...

Calmin is a calcium supplement produced from sea minerals. It also contains 6% magnesium, which may increase calcium absorption. Calmin has been used as...

Response of Growing-Finishing Pigs to Dietary Energy Concentration

Author(s): J. F. Patience, A. D. Beaulieu and R.T. Zijlstra Publication Date: January 1, 2004 Reference: Centred on Swine Volume 10, Number 3, Winter 2004 Country: Canada   Summary: The...
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