National Hog Farmer November 2012
The November 15, 2012 issue of National Hog Farmer magazine is devoted to the topic of "Persistent Pathogens." See how a swine veterinarian/pork producer used a retooled ventilation system with air filtration to successfully shield his 1,200-sow operation from Porkcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS). Learn more about how air filtration audits can reinforce biosecurity protocols. Read a first-hand account about retrofitting barns for group sow housing. Meauring Mycoplasma, handling cull sows with care and details about the new Nutrient Requirements of Swine publication are also included.