stay informed with this section is a site about the pig production chain from pig to pork aimed at veterinarians, farmers, etc. It contains articles by swine specialists on health, management, environment, biosecurity, wellfare, genetics,facilities and markets, as well as news, pig prices, clinical cases, events, etc..

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Video tour of a pork plant featuring Temple Grandin

09-Apr-2014 (7 days ago)

A tour of a pork plant guided by Dr. Temple Grandin, Professor of Animal Science at Colorado State University and widely considered to be the world's leading expert on humane animal handling at meat packing plants. This video provides an honest look at how pigs are handled at pork packing plants

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EU: frozen meat imports

04-Apr-2014 (12 days ago)
The importation of frozen meat is the kind of trade with a lower importance in the EU. The main importers in year 2012 were Romania, France, Italy and UK, and they show very variable trends, with significant changes from year to year.
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Water medication calculator

This simulator calculates the quantity of
medicine to incorporate in water when
using a flow dispenser.

Water medication calculator