Pig Industry News

News published on April 25, 2008:

New Tests Make Antibiotic Monitoring Easier

Detecting antibiotics in the environment could become easier to do, thanks to portable field kits developed and validated by a team of scientists from the Agricultural Research Service (ARS), Abraxis, LLC and t...
Source :
USDA Agriculture Research Service
Statistics:
16504 0
News published on April 25, 2008:

Biorigin present solutions to optimize production at AveSui 2008

Biorigin, company dedicated to the development of innovative solutions based yeast and its derivates for foods and animal nutrition, will participate in AveSui – Latin American Poultry and Swine Fair – to be he...
Source :
Biorigin
Statistics:
29534 0
News published on April 24, 2008:

Transgenic Goats' Milk Helps Fend Off E. Coli-Related Illness In Pigs

Pigs fed goats' milk that was genetically modified to carry an important antibacterial enzyme found in human breast milk showed signs of better resisting attack by common E. coli bacteria than did pigs fed unmo...
Source :
University of California-Davis News Service
Statistics:
16453 0
News published on April 23, 2008:

TOPIGS genetics: 26.36 weaned piglets per sow per year

Dutch pig farmers with TOPIGS sows achieved an average production of 26.36 weaned piglets per year in 2007. Compared with 2006, this is an increase of 0.65 piglets. This picture emerged from the technical resul...
Source :
TOPIGS
Statistics:
16520 0
News published on April 23, 2008:

Feed Ration Calculator Helps Pork Producers on DDGS Inclusion

In the past couple of years, livestock producers have been saddled with skyrocketing grain prices and an influx of dried distillers grain with solubles, a product that is unique to each ethanol plant. Hans Stei...
Source :
Prairie Farmer
Statistics:
17011 0
News published on April 21, 2008:

Chicory roots can replace castration

Roots from the chicory plant reduce boar taint and can make castration of male pigs redundant.Male pigs that are not castrated can develop boar taint at traditional slaughter weight. The smell, which is pretty ...
Source :
Univ. of Aarhus Faculty of Agricultural Sciences
Statistics:
16967 0
News published on April 18, 2008:

Zagro enters Engormix.com Directory of Companies

Zagro, the global company with more than 50 years providing Agrisolutions, enters our online Companies' Directory. Zagro manufactures and distributes a wide range of nutrition and protection products which e...
Source :
Statistics:
61288 0
News published on April 18, 2008:

Biodiesel Byproduct Effective in Swine and Poultry Feed

With the rapid expansion of ethanol and biodiesel production in Iowa, there are questions about possible uses for what remains after these alternative fuels leave the plant. So far, the use of ethanol by-produc...
Source :
Iowa State University press release
Statistics:
44906 0
News published on April 15, 2008:

Engormix.com welcomes VICAM

Engormix.com proudly welcomes Vicam, a world leading provider of mycotoxin and microbiological testing solutions.One of life’s essentials is wholesome food in adequate amounts. Ensuring this quality is not simp...
Source :
Statistics:
61624 0
News published on April 14, 2008:

Hypor - Good start for first piglets born in China

15 born alive on first farrowing!The Shandong Hypor Liuhe Breeding Farm team are pleased to announce their first farrowing occurred right on schedule on April 10, 2008. The eagerly aniticipated Large White litt...
Source :
Hypor
Statistics:
16393 0
 
 
   | 
Copyright © 1999-2019 Engormix - All Rights Reserved