Swine Breeding and Reproduction Technical Articles

Genetics - Reproduction

Article published the 9 from March from 2017:
The trace minerals provide essential nutrients required for various metabolic functions such as growth, development, reproduction and immunity. Even moderate deficiency can adversely effect animal performance. ...
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Dipankar PaulDr. Sanjib BorahKulajit Kalita
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Article published the 16 from December from 2016:
Introduction Influenza A viruses (IAVs) are Orthomixoviruses able to infect many animal species including birds, pigs and humans [1]. The segmented genome of IAVs allows the exchange of gene segments between...
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Marie CulhaneMontse TorremorellPeter Davies
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Article published the 23 from November from 2016:
The swine industry has made great strides in swine reproduction; most specifically in the areas of increased litter size, increased milk production and improvements in productivity traits. With such rapid growt...
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Cassio Villela
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Article published the 21 from October from 2016:
Introduction In several countries, Piétrain boars are indispensable as a terminal commercial sire and constitute a large group of boars kept by the AI centers. Selection of these boars is mainly based o...
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Dominiek MaesIoannis Arsenakis
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Article published the 2 from September from 2016:
Implications Knowledge on the economic impact of claw lesions and lameness helps to understand how both the diseases influence economic losses, and indicates how these problems should best be addressed. The f...
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Dominiek MaesLiesbet Pluym
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Article published the 29 from June from 2016:
In a sector aiming at standardizing the final product at the maximum, variability in pig weight at slaughter age is still one of the major issues in the swine industry nowadays. Why is pig weight variability i...
Author/s :
Miquel CollellOlivia Azlor Marsinach
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Article published the 22 from February from 2016:
If we want to maintain a prolific and productive herd, we must continue to prioritise the introduction of high genetic merit replacement gilts into our herd. Additionally we must manage and feed them correctly ...
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Eoin Doyle
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Article published the 12 from May from 2015:
Introduction The reproductive output of pigs depends on many factors affecting both females and males. It is generally accepted that there is a large variation in the fertility results, mainly caused by farm- ...
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Hugo Petrocelli
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Article published the 16 from April from 2015:
Efficient sow reproduction is fundamental to achieving a successful, sustainable and economically viable swine industry. The key criteria used to assess the efficiency of sow performance are the number of pigle...
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Jules Taylor-PickardStephen  BourneWilliam Close
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Article published the 26 from December from 2013:
1. Introduction Artificial insemination (AI) of swine is widely practiced in countries with intensive pig production. In Western Europe, more than 90% of the sows have been bred by AI for more than two decade...
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Dominiek Maes
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