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Reducing the use of antimicrobials

The use of a vaccination can significantly reduce the use of antimicrobials in pig farming. Recent studies show that even with a reduction of antimicrobial use, pigs can grow faster and more consistently when compared to that of control groups.

 
Keywords: antimicrobials, USA, vaccination, ileitis
 
Source: Pig Progress magazine. Issue 23.6
 
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Pig Progress, volume 23, no.6 2007

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