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21 August 2017
Pig Industry News from Austria Drug Resistance in Intestinal Parasite of Piglets Confirmed for First Time
AUSTRIA - The parasite Cystoisospora suis causes diarrhea in pigs, especially in newborn piglets, and is capable of quickly spreading across farms....
06 July 2017
Pig Industry News from Austria New Pestivirus That Attacks Nervous System of Austrian Pigs
AUSTRIA - Some newly born piglets shiver even when they are kept warm. So-called "shaking piglets" have symptoms that resemble those of the classical swine fever, with extensive damage to the brain and...
22 March 2017
Pig Industry News from Austria Biomin Announces Participation in €16m Project for Feed and Food Quality, Safety and Innovation (FFOQSI)
AUSTRIA - A total of 40 organizations, including 6 scientific and 34 company partners from 5 countries, are taking a farm-to-fork approach to addressing food safety and food security issues, in the form...
16 January 2017
Pig Industry News from Austria Diagnostic Breakthrough Made in Cause for 'Shaking Piglets'
AUSTRIA - Cases of newborn "shaking piglets" have been reported since the 1920s both in Europe and abroad. Yet an additional cause for these congenital tremors has so far eluded researchers. A previously...
09 September 2016
Pig Industry News from Austria BIOMIN Sponsors Nutrition and Gut Health Summer Academy at Vetmeduni Vienna
AUSTRIA - Gut health is becoming increasingly important in farm animals, and throughout the first week of August, 19 young researchers and professionals working in the area of animal nutrition and animal...
06 September 2016
Pig Industry News from Austria BIOMIN Introduces 7th Center for Animal Nutrition
AUSTRIA - BIOMIN has recently introduced its seventh Center of Applied Animal Nutrition (CAN)—this time in Tulln, Austria. In vivo research will focus on piglet and broiler nutrition....
21 July 2016
Pig Industry News from Austria Researchers Find Fungus a Possible Precursor of Severe Respiratory Diseases in Pigs
AUSTRIA - Respiratory diseases in pigs typically involve multiple infections from different pathogens. Some pathogens play a greater role than others in the progression of the disease. The fungus Pneumocystis...
30 September 2015
Pig Industry News from Austria BIOMIN Inaugurates New Global Headquarters in Austria
AUSTRIA - BIOMIN has just opened its new global headquarters in Getzersdorf, Austria....
28 April 2015
Pig Industry News from Austria Delacon Appoints Kostas Syriopoulos as Customer Technical Service Manager Swine
AUSTRIA- On 1 April 2015, Kostas Syriopoulos joined Delacon as Customer Technical Service Manager Swine. Located at the Delacon headquarters in Austria, Mr Syriopoulos completes the technical team for...
10 December 2014
Pig Industry News from Austria Negative Effects of Mycotoxins on Swine Fertility
AUSTRIA - Mycotoxins in animal feed can have a negative impact on the reproductive performance of sows, gilts as well as boars, says Biomin....
17 September 2014
Pig Industry News from Austria Breakthrough in Understanding Coccidiosis in Newborn Piglets
AUSTRIA - Parasitologists from the University of Veterinary Medicine of Vienna are closer to understanding the disease process behind porcine neonatal coccidiosis, which causes diarrhoea and mortality...
28 April 2014
Pig Industry News from Austria Biomin, BOKU Awarded First Place for Fumonisin Research
AUSTRIA - In the latest acknowledgement for pioneering research in mycotoxins at Biomin, the Vienna-based B&C Foundation has awarded the first place in the Houska Prize for the fumonisin-degrading enzyme...
05 December 2013
Pig Industry News from Austria Groundbreaking Ceremony for New Erber Group Campus
AUSTRIA - Biomin, as part of the Erber Group, began its move to a new campus location in Getzersdorf with a groundbreaking ceremony on 13 November 2013....
05 November 2013
Pig Industry News from Austria EU Authorisation for Mycofix Secure and Biomin BBSH 797
AUSTRIA - Biomin announces the authorisation of two of its products as 'substances for reduction of the contamination of feed by mycotoxins'....
21 August 2013
Pig Industry News from Austria Passing on Right Antibodies: Protecting Piglets from Diarrhoea
AUSTRIA - The parasite Cystoisospora suis affects suckling pigs causing severe intestinal problems, such as diarrhoea. Scientists at the University of Veterinary Medicine, Vienna (Vetmeduni) have now shown...
13 August 2013
Pig Industry News from Austria Pork Commentary: Road Trip - Austria
AUSTRIA - This past week we were in Austria - a country of a little over eight million people who have the distinction if not the honour to consume 50kg or about 119 lbs. of pork per capita per year. That...
17 July 2013
Pig Industry News from Austria New Study Addresses Trade-offs Between Food Security, Climate Change Mitigation
AUSTRIA - Improving crop yields using sustainable methods could cut greenhouse gas emissions by as much as 12 per cent per calorie produced according to a new study published in the journal "Environmental...
16 November 2012
Pig Industry News from Austria Botanical Feed Additives Reduce Carbon Footprint
AUSTRIA - Botanical feed additives support sustainable livestock operations, thereby promoting the health of farm animals as well as reducing their impact on the environment and public health. ...
16 April 2012
Pig Industry News from Austria More Food for Fewer People?
AUSTRIA - Food security is one of the central issues for global society. At a global scale, cropland can only be used to a limited extent. ...
19 January 2012
Pig Industry News from Austria Pigs Found Starved to Death in Styria
AUSTRIA - An act of animal cruelty has left 35 pigs dead and seven other animals dangerously malnourished on a farm in Werndorf bei Graz in Austria. The skeletal corpses of the animals were discovered...
06 December 2011
Pig Industry News from Austria Healthy Piglets? Not with Sulphonamides
AUSTRIA - Young pigs are known to be particularly susceptible to intestinal problems, which not only discomfort the animals but also slow their growth – and thus increase the cost of meat production....
12 October 2011
Pig Industry News from Austria Biomin Recognised for Environmental Management
AUSTRIA - Animal health and nutrition company, Biomin, was recently recognised for its efforts related to environmental sustainability through the award of the internationally recognised ISO 14040 certification....
09 November 2010
Pig Industry News from Austria Erber is 'Entrepreneur of the Year' Finalist
AUSTRIA - Erich Erber, chairman of the Executive Boards of Erber Holding and Biomin has been honoured with one of the world's most prestigious business awards for building and leading a successful, growing...
07 October 2010
Pig Industry News from Austria World Nutrition Forum 2010 Countdown Begins
AUSTRIA - The World Nutrition Forum 2010 takes place next week, bringing together top international experts and decision-makers to discuss the key issues affecting the future of animal production, Biomin’s...
30 September 2010
Pig Industry News from Austria Biomin Launches New Corporate Web Site
AUSTRIA - Biomin's new web site, launched this week, offers new features like dynamic recommendations and a new multimedia knowledge centre on a completely redesigned and user-friendly platform. ...
23 September 2010
Pig Industry News from Austria Mycofix More Effective against Toxins
AUSTRIA - Putting Mycofix® to the test in several in vitro and in vivo experiments involving ergot and endotoxin poisoning, Biomin proves once again its leading reputation in (myco)toxins control and...
25 August 2010
Pig Industry News from Austria World Nutrition Forum: Getting to the Forefront
AUSTRIA - Less than two months to go before the 4th World Nutrition Forum opens its doors, this time in Salzburg, Austria, to welcome more than 700 delegates from over 60 countries around the world....
16 April 2010
Pig Industry News from Austria Biomin Showcases Product Innovation at VIV Europe
AUSTRIA - Besides unveiling the newest product in its phytogenic line, Biomin gears up for VIV Europe 2010 with two keynote lectures....
24 February 2010
Pig Industry News from Austria Biomin Builds on Mycotoxin Channel's Success
AUSTRIA - Offering the first-ever mycotoxin webinar series on YouTube, Biomin aims to build up this unique database with a wider range of speakers and topics in 2010....
10 February 2010
Pig Industry News from Austria Rovabio Marks 10th Anniversary
US - This year, Adisseo is celebrating the tenth anniversary since the introduction of its Rovabio range of feed enzymes this year....
 
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