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Global control of boar taint: Part 4. Immunological castration in action

In the final part of this series, we take a closer look at the evidence base supporting the use of immunological castration in the commercial setting. This article also considers the practical issues surrounding this new form of management, including operator safety and quality control.


This article can also be found in Pig Progress magazine Volume 22 number 6. To view this article on-line simply click on the pdf link below.

Pig Progress, volume 23, no.6 2007

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