Abstracts

Abstracts of a selection of the best articles on pig production, health, management, welfare, nutrition, behaviour, genetics, reproduction, etc. will be published in this section.

781 articles. The last post was on 26-Apr-2017 yesterday

Diarrhea during lactation

Pedro Rubio and Ana Carvajal from the University of León (Spain) have produced this special series on diarrhea in lactating piglets.

5 articles. The last post was on 08-Aug-2011 5 years 8 months 19 days ago

Colibacillosis

E. coli causes several diseases in pigs; among them, diarrhea and edema disease in piglets have a big economic impact. The articles in this section bring us up to date on these diseases.

16 articles. The last post was on 12-Dec-2016 4 months 15 days ago

Glässer's disease

The infections with Haemophilus parasuis are spread across all countries that produce swine and they cause important economic losses mainly due to post-weaning deaths and slow growth in the chronically affected piglets.

8 articles. The last post was on 14-Oct-2009 7 years 6 months 13 days ago

Farm data analysis

Articles, coordinated by PigChamp, in which we analyze the data collected at the farm in order to suggest changes for increasing the production efficiency. Illustrated with real-life examples and data.

36 articles. The last post was on 13-Mar-2017 1 months 14 days ago

From lab to field

Enric Marco gives his point of view regarding pig production relevant health issues based on results from research studies. A paper brief is also shown in each case.

29 articles. The last post was on 28-Nov-2016 4 months 30 days ago

Management

Comprehensive advice on pig farm management by means of practical tips that will cover all the pig production stages.

82 articles. The last post was on 23-Jan-2015 2 years 3 months 4 days ago

Immunology

Immunology has always been a very confusing subject ... we will try to clarify it a bit and explain its latest advances.

2 articles. The last post was on 25-Apr-2017 2 days ago

Nutrimail

Nutrimail is a free monthly newsletter, coordinated by the Animal Nutrition and Welfare Service (SNIBA) at the UAB, with a selection of abstracts on pig nutrition. If you want to receive it you just have to subscribe.

630 articles. The last post was on 27-Apr-2017 today

Nutrition

Original articles by independent authors that are pig nutrition and feed management specialists.

104 articles. The last post was on 10-Apr-2017 17 days ago

Pig production data

Figures and trends in pig and pork production by country: pig and sow numbers, pork production, herd structure, etc. The results are shown in several chart formats according to the countries and time periods chosen. Full reports by country are also available.

0 articles. The last post was on 01-Jan-1970 2017 years 4 months 27 days ago

Pig welfare

Test your knowledge on European legislation concerning the minimum standards for the protection of pigs (2001/88/EC of 23/Oct/2001 and 2001/93/EC of 9/Nov/2001)

24 articles. The last post was on 11-Jan-2011 6 years 3 months 16 days ago

Piglet care

In this section you'll find articles on all you need to know about piglet management: phisiology, feeding, behaviour, wellbeing...

13 articles. The last post was on 21-Feb-2017 2 months 6 days ago

Porcine circovirus (PCV2)

These articles on porcine circovirus type 2 associated diseases present the most novel aspects, especially from the practical point of view, on etiology, pathogeny, epidemiology, diagnosis, treatment and prevention of the PCV2 infection.

39 articles. The last post was on 18-Oct-2016 6 months 9 days ago

Practical experiences in swine disease control

Swine veterinarians share field experiences in disease control

7 articles. The last post was on 10-Feb-2017 2 months 17 days ago

PRRS

The Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) is an economically significant disease that affects the pig industry globally. This section reviews the latest new features on this disease.

42 articles. The last post was on 18-Apr-2017 9 days ago

Reproduction

Original articles written by independent authors specialized in swine reproduction and artificial insemination.

5 articles. The last post was on 25-Nov-2016 5 months 2 days ago

Public health

This section discusses the role of pig production in public health

1 articles. The last post was on 28-Feb-2017 1 months 30 days ago

Salmonella

Salmonella control programs in several pork producing countries. Possible preventative and control measures in each link of the production chain.

11 articles. The last post was on 07-Apr-2017 20 days ago

Swine influenza

New and updated articles about pig flu disease

16 articles. The last post was on 21-Apr-2017 6 days ago

Water medication

Twelve articles by Enric Marco, dealing with the main points to keep in mind for a succesful water medication.

12 articles. The last post was on 06-Sep-2012 4 years 7 months 21 days ago

Tips on pigs

Practical tips on pig production: simple ideas you can use in pig husbandry. Do you have any tips you want to share with the rest of the pig333 users? Write us at info@pig333.com

98 articles. The last post was on 13-Apr-2017 14 days ago

What the experts say

Original articles written by independent authors specialized in different pig production areas: health, welfare, management, production, nutrition, breeding, AI, production costs, environment, biosecurity, manure management, etc.

222 articles. The last post was on 18-Apr-2017 9 days ago