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Dietary Potassium Diformate in Sow Nutrition in Latin America – Impact on Sows and Piglets
Potassium diformate, a double-salt of formic acid, has been shown in numerous trials to improve health and...
Evaluating Lameness in Sows
There has been an increase in the culling of sows due to lameness. Three presentations discussed this topic...
Evaluation of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome Virus (PRRSV) Challenge Dose in Vaccinated Pigs
The swine industry continues to experience significant losses due to PRRSV infections. The infectious dose...
Weaning Pigs Agree: “Change is Hard”
How would you feel if one day – seemingly out of the blue – someone took away your favorite beverage and...
Nursery Weight Predicts Finishing Pig Performance
New research from Purina Animal Nutrition shows that every pound a pig gains at weaning can be correlated...
Optimise Sow Performance Through Efficient Mineral Supplementation
For many decades the focus for sow farmers has been on increasing the number of total weaned piglets per sow...





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