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Proper management can control costly parasite

by 5m Editor
23 August 2004, at 12:00am

US - On their own, large roundworms can inflict substantial harm on pig performance and a producer’s bottom line. However, new research shows the negative effects of roundworms can go much further, actually reducing the ability of a pig’s immune system to fight viral and bacterial pathogens that cause diseases such as PRRS, swine influenza and ileitis – leaving today’s pigs more vulnerable than many producers and veterinarians realize.

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