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Battling Preweaning Mortality Challenges Commented on: 6 weeks ago (September 9, 2014)

I mostly rely on vets for my assistance if I feel like this is getting out of hand. i think it is the best choice. I know they are many helping articles here and there. But that does not make us...

Oral Fluids Test Shows Great Potential Commented on: 7 weeks ago (September 5, 2014)

They need to come up with a solution that can permanently close the door for this bad virus. So that we can never worry about this ever in our life again! They are making antivirus that can kill...

Reduce Summer Slump In Grow-Finish Barns Commented on: 7 weeks ago (September 1, 2014)

Sometimes it is really hard to maintaining the qualities around the farm. Simply because of the animals we are dealing with. Sometimes I even wished for horses. Because I can ride on it sometimes...

Type C Rotavirus Shows Dominance Commented on: 8 weeks ago (August 25, 2014)

I have no idea why ancient diseases are coming back to us in different forms. We are still struggling to deal with those like in the old times. The biggest problem is to a make counter attacking...

Why Can’t Some Pigs Walk? Commented on: 9 weeks ago (August 19, 2014)

I am afraid to put these kinds’ pigs into production sometimes. Not only they are sick but I am kind of confused whether they can transmit these illnesses to the humans. I know it is not...

Spray-Dried Egg Improves Pig Heath Commented on: 10 weeks ago (August 11, 2014)

There are many people using this technique all around US. But I am not sure how good this is going to be in the long run. There are still many doubts going about the side effects not with the pigs...

Enhancing Disease Surveillance Commented on: 11 weeks ago (August 4, 2014)

It is truly is an impossible task to implement disease surveillance. But we have made some measures in the past years. We have installed CCTVs on our farm due to repetitive actions by the poachers...

Setting the Record Straight on Feral Hog Numbers Commented on: 12 weeks ago (July 29, 2014)

The media attention became distraction for the authorities. I have no idea why they are saying facts that have no basis on the scientific terms. I have been wondering, will there be any permanent...

Parvovirus: When Old Diseases Return Commented on: 13 weeks ago (July 21, 2014)

It is really unfortunate to vaccinate pregnant sows at that time of the year. But it needs to be done. My grandfather always talked about it. We should stop preventing the diseases and to look...

PRRS Prompts Changes to Import Rules Commented on: 14 weeks ago (July 15, 2014)

This is actually a good rule. This assures many safety features. People do not seem to care about the transporting in the old ways. But this could lead to getting infection from unknown sources....

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