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Category: Genetics



Pig producers worldwide benefit from genetic progress
New genetic techniques are increasing the productivity, efficiency, and yield of PIC pigs at a remarkable...
Ask an expert: Genetics and reproduction
This month The Pig Site puts some of your questions to Dr Craig Lewis, chair of the European Forum of Farm...
The inner workings of a global swine semen facility
Stuart Lumb provides an insight into the facilities and processes of a boar stud and artificial insemination...
The ban on routine castration in Europe – is it progressing?
A ban on routine castration in Europe by the end of 2018? The Pig Site speaks to Dr Craig Lewis, PIC global...
The constitution of an Ox? What your pigs’ genetics can tell you
The analysis of meat inspection data at slaughter suggests there are links between genetic variation and the...
Genetic diversity, changing clinical picture and make IAV-S detection challenging
Influenza A virus in swine (IAV-S) remains among the top health challenges facing the US swine industry and,...





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