Tag Archive: John Patience, management, nutrition, swine, Water
Jan 20, 2021Susan SpiegelComments Off on Water: An often-overlooked factor in pig healthWater doesn’t get the attention it deserves because it is abundant, easy to access and inexpensive, but that will change in the future, said John Patience, PhD, professor at Iowa State University.
Nov 24, 2020Susan SpiegelComments Off on Iowa scientist sees ‘a lot of genetic diversity’ in swine influenza virusesAccording to research, swine influenza A viruses have become more complicated in recent years. There is a great deal of diversity within the influenza virus.
Mar 16, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on 12 questions to tackle sow mortalityIdentifying the exact nutritional, health and management issues linked to sow mortality is key to understanding how to address the problem in swine herds, according to a pig health expert.