Question of the week 29-Mar-2017

VIV Asia 2017

20-Mar-2017 (10 days ago)
VIV Asia 2017 - 333 team at VIV Asia

Held every two years in Bangkok, Thailand, VIV Asia has propelled itself to become the most important gateway to Asia’s emerging markets for professionals from throughout Asia involved in producing and processing animal proteins.

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Rotavirus Epidemiology

16-Mar-2017 (14 days ago)

Dr. Douglas Marthaler, Veterinary Diagnostic Laboratory, College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota, from the 2016 Allen D. Leman Swine Conference, September 17-20, 2016, St. Paul, Minnesota, USA.

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Rising trend in Argentinean price

16-Mar-2017 (14 days ago)
As it can be seen in the graph, pig price in Argentina show a clear rising trend since last June, when it reached its lowest value (13.71 ARS / kg live). Since last November, week after week, prices were above the 18 ARS / kg, and have even exceeded the 19 ARS / kg.
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Photo of the week 10-Mar-2017

PRRSV control using vaccination and optimized management: three case studies

Figure 1. Schematic view of different approaches in PRRSV positive herds.

Although the use of vaccination was effective in stabilizing the sows, the results of these case studies emphasized that elimination of PRRSV from the nursery can only be accomplished if vaccination and partial depopulation/ disinfection are supported by strict implementation of all recommended management procedures, including AI/AO.

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Photo of the week 24-Mar-2017

Question of the week 22-Mar-2017

Gilt replacement simulator

Tool that allows you to calculate the replacement rate in your farm.

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Photo of the week 17-Mar-2017

Question of the week 15-Mar-2017