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Be Prepared for Seasonal Infertility
Its that time of year again when sows are harder to get pregnant and keep pregnant. Here we look at simple, easy to implement ideas for making your summertime breeding program go smoother.

Continued Look at Sow Mortality
Metafarms Benchmark Analysis for 2018 has show an upward trend in sow mortality for the 7th straight year. This is NOT where we want to be. This month's newsletter takes a look at this trend and asks some hard questions.

Congratulations Dr Alyssa Betlach!
SVC is proud to announce that our own Dr. Alyssa Betlach is one of the three recipients of BI's PRRS Research Awards. Dr. Alyssa's research will be looking at "Spatial and temporal detection patterns for Mycoplasma hyopneumoniae under controlled aerosol exposure for gilt acclimatization".

Recent Newsletters

Date/Link Articles
May - 2019 Be prepared for seasonal infertility, Continued look at sow mortality, BI Announces 2019 PRRS Research Awards: CONGRATULATIONS TO SVC’S DR. ALYSSA BETLACH !
April - 2019 7 Tips on getting more pounds on your pigs in the next 6 months, Fly control-An important part of disease control and animal well being
March - 2019 Highlights from the 2019 AASV Meeting, Prolapse Study, Accurate Growth Curve-Ways to Market Pigs Better, Bacteria Build up on Tools on Farm, Doctors Paul Yeske and Ross Kiehne present at AASV 2019.
February - 2019 Managing Pig Environment through Drastic Temperature Changes, Necropsy Training Session, Foreign Animal Disease Preparedness, Vaccination Reminder, Congratulations Dr. Sam and Amy Holst
January - 2019 The War Against Things We Can Not See: Keeping PRRS Virus Off Your Farms
December - 2018 Bundle up Biosecurity for the PRRS/PEDv Season, Disinfectant Guide, Swine Vet Center Foreign Animal Disease Poster, Congratulations Drs. Brad and Jen Leuwerke!
November-2018 Mycotoxins, African Swine Fever Continues to Spread Throughout China, Swine Vet Center On-Farm Translation Guide
October-2018 Pit Pumping Biosecurity, Fall Barn Checklist
September-2018 More about African Swine Fever, SVC Veterinarians at the 2018 Leman Conference
August-2018 African Swine Fever discovered in China, Welcome to SVC Dr. Ryan Strobel
July-2018 Seasonal Infertility, Fair Season Begins and Is under Way, Sow mortality and Prolapse Review
June-2018 Hot Weather Crisis Management, What's the Buzz on PCV3, Welcome Dr. Alyssa Betlach, Recent talks given by SVC Vets and clients