Mhp detection rate was lower in suckling pigs, and increased in growing, finishing and adult pigs. Regardless of age group, bronchoalveolar lavage had the highest detection rate, and nasal swabs along with oral fluids had the lowest.
Time spent getting the basics right will keep your pigs performing and your facilities working the way they should.
New VFDs give livestock producers an opportunity to interact with the one local professional who can best guide them through health-related decisions about their animals — their veterinarian.
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Piglets may be infected, but may not show any signs of disease, and as a result, are silent spreaders of flu.
Helping your farm's employees to do their best in caring for the pigs will set your farm up for success.