Tag Archive: Michael Pierdon, sow lameness
Mar 19, 2021Susan SpiegelComments Off on Techniques to curtail rising sow-lameness problemsSow-lameness issues are on the rise, especially for sows in group housing, according to Michael Pierdon, VMD, Four Star Veterinary Service.
Oct 14, 2020Susan SpiegelComments Off on Raising pigs without antibiotics offers niche market but with limitationsMarkets for pork produced without antibiotics continue to grow. But this method of production is not for every farm.
Feb 18, 2020Susan SpiegelComments Off on 8 key factors drive success when raising pigs without antibioticsProducers need to recognize there will always be health challenges when raising pigs without antibiotics. The goal is to resolve those challenges as they arise.