Yijie Xiong
University of Illinois
Yijie Xiong (United States)
Technical publication

Characteristics of Trailer Thermal Environment during Commercial Swine Transport Managed under U.S. Industry Guidelines

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Characteristics of Trailer Thermal Environment during Commercial Swine Transport Managed under U.S. Industry Guidelines
Transport is a critical factor in modern pork production and can seriously affect swine welfare. While previous research has explored thermal conditions during transport, the impact of extreme weather conditions on the trailer thermal...
Erik Visser
Nutriad
Erik Visser (Netherlands)
Publication of news release

Bluestar Adisseo Announces Nutriad Acquisition

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Bluestar Adisseo Announces Nutriad Acquisition
Bluestar Adisseo announced the acquisition of Nutriad, a global feed additives producer. The transaction is part of the Adisseo Group's strategy to become one of the worldwide leaders of specialty additives in animal nutrition...
Theo Niewold
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Theo Niewold (Belgium)
Technical publication

Role of Heat-Stable Enterotoxins in the Induction of Early Immune Responses in Piglets after Infection with Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli

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Role of Heat-Stable Enterotoxins in the Induction of Early Immune Responses in Piglets after Infection with Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli
Enterotoxigenic Escherichia coli (ETEC) strains that produce heat-stable (ST) and/or heat - labile (LT) enterotoxins are cause of post – weaning diarrhea in piglets. However, the relative importance of the different enterotoxins in host...
Jon De Jong
Kansas State University
Jon De Jong (United States)
Technical publication

Effects of Grinding Corn through a 2-, 3-, or 4-High Roller Mill on Pig Performance and Feed Preference of 25- to 50-lb Nursery Pigs

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Effects of Grinding Corn through a 2-, 3-, or 4-High Roller Mill on Pig Performance and Feed Preference of 25- to 50-lb Nursery Pigs
Roller mill configuration had a significant impact on feed preference in nursery pigs, most likely as a result of differences in particle size. However, when nursery pigs did not have...
Jerry Shurson
University of Minnesota
Jerry Shurson (United States)
Technical publication

Evaluating the quality of feed fats and oils and their effects on pig growth performance

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Evaluating the quality of feed fats and oils and their effects on pig growth performance
Nutritionists need comprehensive, accurate, meaningful, and standardized analytical methods to quantify lipid peroxidation in feed ingredients before they will be able to...
Theo Niewold
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Theo Niewold (Belgium)
Technical publication

Transcription networks responsible for early regulation of Salmonella-induced inflammation in the jejunum of pigs

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Transcription networks responsible for early regulation of Salmonella-induced inflammation in the jejunum of pigs
Multiple immune cells are involved to sense “danger signals” and activate and control a local immune response in the mucosa of the gastrointestinal (GI) tract. Resident and infiltrating immune cells collaborate with...
Jundi Liu
University of Georgia
Jundi Liu (United States)
Technical publication

Determination and Prediction of the Amino Acid Digestibility of Sunflower Seed Meals in Growing Pigs

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Determination and Prediction of the Amino Acid Digestibility of Sunflower Seed Meals in Growing Pigs
Sunflower seed meal (SFSM) is a by-product of the oil extraction of sunflowers and could be an important protein resource for use in animal diets. Solvent extracted sunflower seed meal has an average concentration of crude protein...
Changsu Kong
Changsu Kong (North Korea)
Technical publication

Evaluation of Amino Acid and Energy Utilization in Feedstuff for Swine and Poultry Diets

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Evaluation of Amino Acid and Energy Utilization in Feedstuff for  Swine and Poultry Diets
Because energy and amino acid (AA) account for the major cost of swine and poultry diets, a precise determination of the availability of energy and AA in feedstuffs is essential for...
Carlos Avilán
Carlos Avilán (Community Manager)
Publication of news release

World Health Organization: Stop using antibiotics in healthy animals

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World Health Organization: Stop using antibiotics in healthy animals
The new World Health Organization recommendations aim to help preserve the effectiveness of antibiotics that are important for human medicine by reducing their unnecessary use in animals. In some...
Carlos Avilán
Carlos Avilán (Community Manager)
Publication of news release

African swine fever: sharing best practices is critical to stop spread

Views: 101
Sharing best practices in fighting African swine fever is critical to halt the spread of the disease, say EFSA experts. These include early detection methods and rigorous emergency measures. EFSA experts assisted Baltic countries and Poland in...
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