weaned pigs
Close up picture of a white pig
Influenza continues to be one of the most costly and underrecognized diseases in pigs Part of the challenge in controlling influenza is the limited information available on influenza transmission at the farm level and what factors contribute to the introduction maintenance and dissemination of influenza virusA University of Minnesota study evaluated the role that the different pig subpopulations play at supporting influenza infections Researchers monitored replacement animals that had been recentl
Animals get sick and they have a right to be treated with appropriate pharmaceuticals including antimicrobialsnbspreminds Roger Saltman DVM group director of US Cattle and Equine Technical Services for Zoetis nbspWorldwide 20 of the food animals are lost due to disease Kerry Kefabber DVM chief veterinarian for Scientific Affairs and Policy for Elanco explains this is the untold story of the food waste Together he says we can do better through innovation and antimicrobialsnbspare on
The Maschhoffs recently built a state-of-the-art 2,500-head sow farm in southern Illinois — Bear Grove, a genetic nucleus farm.
happy sows
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Group sow housing should be designed with the sows’ needs in mind.
Mark White, president of the Pig Veterinary Society
group sow housing