Audit your biosecurity now with disease pressure expected to increase this winter.
New gilts entering a farrowing room face some big demands for animals still maturing while supporting their first litters.
The latest disease outbreaks fueled by new disease variants are good reminders that the best biosecurity plans must include strategies to keep disease contained within a barn as well as ways to prevent new disease outbreaks.
A strong weaned-pig market this summer indicates the magnitude of the PRRS 1-4-4 variant outbreak in the US pork industry.
News from the National Pork Industry Conference, insect control and more!
Sow reproductive performance drops off in the summer, and this year will be no different, according to Paul Yeske, DVM, Swine Vet Center, St. Peter, Minnesota.