articles about micotoxinsTags
Produced by the Fusarium moulds that infect growing cereal crops, DON inhibits protein synthesis within the pig.
Worldwide, deoxynivalenol and fumonisins continue to top the list of most prevalent mycotoxins. Most countries in Asia have shown an increased risk of mycotoxin contamination.
We were called for clinical problems on weaners that appeared a few days after a feed transition in a farrow-to-finish farm: swelling of the eyelids and forehead, incoordination, dyspnea and sudden death.
The owner contacted us because he has seen a reduction in performance in recent months, although no decline has been identified in any particular parameter. He says that, overall, “the sows are doing worse".
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