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Mycotoxin risk management improves gilt health, performance

Mycotoxin, especially Zearalenone (ZEN)-contaminated feed can have huge negative implications on gilt's health and reproductive performance. Konstantinos Sarantis, Product Manager - Mycotoxin Risk Management of...

Thailand to launch pig sandbox program to address ASF

Thailand’s Department of Livestock Development (DLD) will launch special control areas, called pig sandbox, to support pig production and address ASF. The sandbox areas will...

Sarawak initiates ASF control protocols keep state virus-free

Sarawak in East Malaysia has initiated control protocols to stop ASF from entering its borders. The move follows the discovery of the virus in...

‘Tooth extraction’ protocol vs ASF: Does it work?

As ASF rages on and with no vaccine in sight, pig producers continue to seek ways to prevent the virus from infecting their farm,...

‘Tooth extraction’ protocol vs ASF: Does it work?

'Tooth extraction' is a test and remove protocol being used in China to prevent ASF from infecting farms. As ASF rages on and with...

Government support helps Nghe An control ASF

Nghe An in Vietnam has contained ASF and increased its pig production after six months of battling the disease. The prompt support from the...

Biosecurity and vaccination key to IBD control

More than 60 years since it was first identified, Infectious Bursal Disease (IBD), also known as Gumboro Disease, remains among the most economically important...

Controlling livestock epidemics and food safety with blockchain technology

Food safety is an emerging issue in Vietnam as there is an increasing number of violations like water pumping in pigs at slaughterhouses, or...

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