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Aug 21, 2021Susan SpiegelComments Off on Parasites persist in hog production, especially in niche marketsEnvironmentally controlled hog facilities eliminated most swine parasites. But Ascaris suum (roundworm) continues to persevere on some conventional farms and frequently on farms for niche markets....
Mar 10, 2020Susan SpiegelComments Off on Tips for transitioning to ractopamine-free hog feedTOOLBOX, Issue 18: An interview with Daniel Nelson, PhD, Senior Swine Nutritionist, Zoetis
Feb 21, 2020Susan SpiegelComments Off on MetaStim®: The best balance of humoral, cellular immunityTOOLBOX, Issue 17: An interview with Dennis Foss, DVM, PhD, Research Director, Zoetis Global Biologicals Swine
Jun 13, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Ractopamine has little influence on iodine value in pig fat carcassTOOLBOX, Issue 14: An interview with Daniel Nelson, PhD, PAS, Senior Swine Nutritionist, Zoetis
Jun 13, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Optimizing nutrition key to unlocking full benefits of immunocastrationAn alternative technique to physical castration could offer US hog producers a host of financial and management benefits.
May 15, 2017PGT EditorComments Off on Demonstration farm helping pork industry see benefits of pig-castration alternativeA group of 250 intact male piglets arrives at the demonstration farm ready to be the face of a new type of pork production.
Sep 13, 2016PGT EditorComments Off on Benefits of castration alternative presented at global pig-health eventTwo world-renowned experts discussed the economic and welfare benefits of using a novel castration alternative at the 2016 International Pig Veterinary Society conference in Dublin.