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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...

A good animal health benefits the swine business, as when an animal is sick, its feed intake will decrease. Photo: Shutterstock

What is inflammation?

Historically, the livestock industry has addressed common production challenges, such as poor carcass and meat...