The Danish pig industry was faced with a new challenge this summer. The pictured farm was not affected. Photo: Henk Riswick

Denmark: New PRRS strain emerged

A new PRRS strain emerged in the Danish pig sector this summer. In total about 35 Danish swine farms were hit....

Photo: European Protein

Healthy sows wean more piglets

A recently published trial on sow nutrition demonstrates that dry fermented proteins have a considerable impact...

Photo: Koos Groenwold

Identifying ‘at risk’ piglets

There is a critical relationship between piglet birth weight and pre-weaning mortality, several studies suggest....

Sewing the seed

Sewing the seed

Earlier this year I attended a pig genetics event in China where one of the speakers declared, “in pig...