Tag Archive: Daniel Gascho, Haemophilus parasuis, Streptococcus suis
Feb 22, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Keep guard up for strep, parasuis in newly weaned pigsNewly weaned pigs face many challenges — new environment, feed, pen mates. They also face the challenge of bacterial infections like strep and parasuis, the two most common systemic bacterial...
Jan 07, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Streptococcus suis leads SHIC’s Swine Bacterial Disease Matrix listViruses tend to get first priority when it comes to monitoring swine diseases and herd health, but bacteria can wreak just as much havoc.
Oct 11, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on Strep suis resurfacing to challenge high-health herdsWhat’s old is new again — or at least that’s what some high-health herds are finding with Streptococcus suis (Strep suis).
Jul 09, 2018Susan SpiegelComments Off on Antibiotic use at weaning can reduce acute illness in pigsThe transition into the nursery phase for just-weaned pigs presents many challenges as they adapt to a new diet, a new environment and increased competition. Young pigs often need some extra help.