How zearalenone impacts reproductive performance in pigs

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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