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This benefit for the offspring highlights the potential of oral immunisation of sows against C. suis as a possible passive vaccination strategy for new born piglets against this important pathogen.
Hydrolyzed feather meal is a good AA source for growing pigs but, has to supplemented with Lys and Trp to alleviate their deficiency.
Photo of the week 13-Aug-2014
In the future, the EU will have to define its swine salmonellosis reduction objectives for each country depending on their starting point.
Supplementation of citric acid improves the absorption of dietary Ca, P and protein.
Question of the week 19-Aug-2014
On this farm, the oral drug is introduced in a 1-litre bottle hanged upside-down (like a drip) from the cart used for tending to the piglets.
It is a test that allows the verification of the carrying out and/or the quality of the vaccination in cases such as the entrance of piglets for their fattening.
The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of different induction protocols when applied on d114 of gestation.
These results provide practical information for treatment of M hyorhinis infection in pigs.
This video from BPEX explains how to foster piglets.
Tool that allows you to calculate the
replacement rate in your farm.
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