The results obtained at the commercial growing-finishing farms show that in uncontrolled conditions the water disappearance and manure production are significantly influenced by the drinker type.
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2014 Leman China Swine Conference was held in October 20-22 2014 in Xi'an, China and organized by the University of Minnesota.
Question of the week 21-Oct-2014
A total of 152 pork samples were collected in markets and supermarkets in Ho Chi Minh City. Antimicrobial susceptibility of the isolates to antimicrobial agents was determined.
Anterior teats appear to contain more IgA and IgG than the posterior ones in sows.
Dr. Lisa Becton, National Pork Board, from the 2014 World Pork Expo, June 4-6, 2014, Des Moines, IA, USA.
Fatty acid composition of pork lean and fat may be altered by reducing dietary CP and supplementing AA.
Photo of the week 23-Oct-2014
The main aspect that cannot be forgotten is the complete approach necessary to evaluate all possibilities. In that sense, samples have to be collected and tested to all possible agents that might cause diarrhea.
This simulator calculates the quantity of
medicine to incorporate in water when
using a flow dispenser.
The goal is to know the production stage of gestating sows in a quick and visual way.
The provision of trace minerals at the correct level and in their organic form is essential for the modern hyper-prolific sow: they have been shown to increase litter size, the quality of the piglet at birth and weaning and weaning weight and to reduce sow lameness and premature culling.
This work represents the first report of Corynebacterium pseudotuberculosis from caseous lymphadenitis lesions in Black Alentejano pig and alerts for the importance of the establishment of suitable control and sanitary management practices
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