Jundi Liu
University of Georgia
Jundi Liu (United States)
Technical publication

The Effects of Enzyme Complex on Performance, Intestinal Health and Nutrient Digestibility of Weaned Pigs

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The Effects of Enzyme Complex on Performance, Intestinal Health and Nutrient Digestibility of Weaned Pigs
Enzymes have been used in livestock production for more than 20 years, especially in diet containing cereals with high levels of soluble non-starch polysaccharides (NSP) such as wheat, oats, barley and rye. In recent years, however, enzymes have...
Dominiek Maes
Ghent University
Dominiek Maes (Belgium)
Technical publication

Impact of group housing of pregnant sows on health

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Impact of group housing of pregnant sows on health
The prevalence of lameness is generally higher in sows housed in group than in sows housed individually. Floor space per sow, group size, pen design and flooring are the main factors of group housing involved in lameness development. Especially...
David Burch
David Burch (United Kingdom)
Technical publication

Antimicrobial Resistance – Myths and Realities

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Antimicrobial Resistance – Myths and Realities
Antimicrobial resistance and its potential transmission from animals to man has become a major issue, both politically and scientifically and is leading to greater controls, both in North America and Europe, on how we use antibiotics in...
Marie Culhane
University of Minnesota
Marie Culhane (United States)
Technical publication

Active Surveillance for Influenza A Virus among Swine, Midwestern United States, 2009–2011

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Active Surveillance for Influenza A Virus among Swine, Midwestern United States, 2009–2011
Influenza A virus has become a major pathogen, causing epidemics of respiratory disease in humans, which not only result in increased deaths but also raise public health organization alarms regarding the need for further understanding and control...
Giovanni Loris Alborali
IZSLER
Technical publication

Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus Shedding and Antibody Response in Swine Farms: A Longitudinal Study

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Porcine Epidemic Diarrhea Virus Shedding and Antibody Response in Swine Farms: A Longitudinal Study
The porcine epidemic diarrhea virus (PEDV) causes an acute and highly contagious enteric disease characterized by severe enteritis, vomiting, watery diarrhea, and a high mortality rate in seronegative neonatal piglets. In the last few years, PED...
John Pluske
Murdoch University
John Pluske (Australia)
Technical publication

Dietary selenized yeast increases the selenium content whereas organic iron (sqm) has no effect on the iron content of pork

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Dietary selenized yeast increases the selenium content whereas organic iron (sqm) has no effect on the iron content of pork
The benefits of dietary selenium (Se) and iron (Fe) are well established. Meat and meat products are primary sources of dietary Se and iron for humans. Pork from Se and Fe supplemented pigs may provide an additional source of these nutrients...
Peter Davies
University of Minnesota
Peter Davies (United States)
Technical publication

Prevalence and Characterization of Staphylococcus aureus in Growing Pigs in the USA

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Prevalence and Characterization of Staphylococcus aureus in Growing Pigs in the USA
Prior to the recognition that pigs and other livestock species can be reservoirs of methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA), S. aureus was considered a relatively unimportant organism in swine. Mounting concerns regarding...
Carlos Avilán
Carlos Avilán (Community Manager)
Publication of news release

July 9 is the abstract deadline for the Allen D. Leman Swine Conference

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The Allen D. Leman Swine Conference organizing committee invited abstract proposals for this year's event and submission ends on July 9. Authors will be notified if their abstract is accepted for...
John Patience
Iowa State University
John Patience (United States)
Technical publication

A review of feed efficiency in swine: biology and application

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A review of feed efficiency in swine: biology and application
Feed represents between 60 and 70 % of the total cost of pork production in modern capital-intensive systems. Within feed, energy alone may represent 50 % or more of the total cost. Carbon-containing compounds in the feed, including fat...
Praful Kumar
Ayurvet Limited
Praful Kumar (India)
Publication of news release

Ayurvet is looking for Consultants

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Ayurvet is looking for Consultants
Ayurvet is looking for Consultants in Australia, Russia and CIS, Iran, Canada, Latam Markets We are looking for consultants who would be responsible for compliances and setting up distribution structure for our cattle, poultry, Aqua, porcine feed...
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