Sanitizing swill feed reduces ASF risks


Sanitizing swill feed in fattening farms can reduce the risk of ASF in pigs, said an Indian veterinarian. Almost all (99%) fattening farms in India use swill feed, a potential carrier of ASF, Dr C Gopakumar, DLG Farms Managing Director, told Asian Agribiz. He urged farmers to sanitize swill feed, i...

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Editor, Asian Feed Magazine and FeedWatch, Colombo, Sri Lanka. Weaning is a stressful period for piglets and in this critical transition phase, many suffer from post-weaning diarrhea and other gut-related issues, she writes in ‘Gut health needs to start at the nursery’.