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Merial Animal Health is a world-leading animal health company. We are an innovation-driven provider of products and solutions that enhance the health, well-being and performance of animals.

The pork production business has been changing - consolidation, shifts in consumer attitude, increasing sophistication in the ways pork is marketed, and growing public awareness of issues related to food-animal production, animal health, and food safety have all affected pork industry practices.

The bottom line? Consumers want assurance - assurance that the animal health products veterinarians and producers use won't harm humans, and assurance that the meat they consume is safe. Merial products include the swine industry’s leading options for controlling internal and external parasites.
Pig Respiratory Disease Treatment Safe Against Antibiotic Resistance Development
GLOBAL - Antibiotic resistance is of growing concern to both human and animal health. With this in mind, Merial has determined the minimum inhibitory...
Free Your Pig Farm of Mange with the ARPEGE Programme
FRANCE - Mange (Sarcoptes Scabiei var. suis) is an important disease impacting pig herd productivity but, thanks to the ARPEGE eradication programme,...
What is the Prevalence of PRRS in Brittany?
FRANCE - A recent survey shows 60-70 per cent of farms in Brittany, France, test positive for porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus...
A New Way to Treat Swine Respiratory Disease - Part 4
GLOBAL - Actinobacillus Pleuropneumonia (App) is a bacteria which can cause severe respiratory disease in pigs. As one of the most dangerous...

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