Infrared Heat Sensor Provides Cozy Comfort for Newborns Commented on: 1 week ago (August 22, 2014)

The infrared heat technology is widely used in many farming industry. I have sen it in hen processing centers. That device with the Intelligence Surveillance System will emit heat and...

Low-Energy Diets Slow Growth but Offer Better Returns Commented on: 2 weeks ago (August 18, 2014)

The low energy corn-soybean meal-based diets are good for the pigs. The another advantage is that the waste formation from the soybean meal is less when compared to other and this will help to...

Circovirus Vaccine Offers Flexible Dosing Capability Commented on: 3 weeks ago (August 6, 2014)

Circovirus vaccine seems to be effective in preventing many diseases that we see commonly in pigs. It is directly injected to the tissues of the pig. The dosage can be selected according to...

Bill Calls for More Transparency of Antibiotic Use Commented on: 4 weeks ago (August 1, 2014)

I do agree that the excessive use of antibiotics in animals is a vital public health issue. Even though the antibiotics will kill the bacteria’s inside the animal, when it enters the human body it...

2011 Swine Research Review - Facilities Commented on: 5 weeks ago (July 29, 2014)

I was waiting for the results of the Swine Research Review to be out. As this is one of the concerns and interest that I always had. In such a topic there are many aspects like without any effects...

Keep Tabs on Seasonal Effects on Female Performance Commented on: 5 weeks ago (July 24, 2014)

I don’t think that the better cooling methods and genetic improvements lowered the seasonal effects on performance. They need to build cages for the pigs with latest technologies. Thank you so...

Adjuvant Improves Response to PRRS Vaccine Commented on: 6 weeks ago (July 16, 2014)

I do think that this vaccine will be induction of effective local mucosal immunity by direct delivery of vaccines. This may be a slow process as potent adjuvant promotes protective immunity. This...

National Hog Farmer Sponsors ‘Hogs are Beautiful’ Photo Contest Commented on: 7 weeks ago (July 10, 2014)

This is really interesting. I am also interesting n participating in ‘Hogs are Beautiful’ Photo Contest. It is amazing to see some pigs especially with large ears. I am always searching for...

New Crop Corn Improves Prospects for Pork Profits Commented on: 8 weeks ago (July 7, 2014)

From the graphical representation regarding the growth of hog we can see that they have increased the productivity in the year 2013 and it is a great achievement also the weights continue to...

Canadian Pork Producers Reboot Commented on: 9 weeks ago (June 30, 2014)

I don’t understand why the feed costs have continued to escalate and further reduce profitability. The demand for Canadian pork is increasing in Asian countries so they need to increase the...

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