How zearalenone impacts reproductive performance in pigs

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Zearalenone ingestion by the sow can cause splay leg in newborn piglets.

Reproductive performance is fundamental to the economic success of swine production operations, but zearalenone (ZEN), a common mycotoxin, is a frequent cause of reproduction problems. BETTINA BEHLER-WOECHTL* explains the signs and symptoms of ZEN problems and actions to prevent or remedy them.

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