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Boosting piglet resilience against post-weaning diarrhea, stress

Following the EU's ban on medicated ZnO in piglet diets, many markets have begun reducing the allowed levels of ZnO—used to control post-weaning diarrhea...

Optimizing digestive efficiency – the key to resilient piglets

NEIL GANNON and LAURENT ROGER* stress that any decrease in performance in the early stages of life compromises pig’s performance in the growing and...

The ban of medicated ZnO in piglet diets – consequences and solutions

DENISE CARDOSO, TIM GOOSSENS and VISHWAS GOWDA* discuss some nutritional strategies to increase the resilience of piglets against post-weaning stress. Introduction Weaning is a stressful period...

Piglet health starts in-utero – developing immunocompetency

MARIA WALSH and MARIANA MASIERO* discuss a multi-faceted nutritional approach that targets piglet immune competency via early microbial colonization of the gut and systemic...

Supporting piglet immune status with natural immunoglobulins

The considerable stress piglets go through during weaning often leads to lower feed intake, which leads to an excess of non-digested protein in the...

Nursery – a crucial period for building resilient piglets

The nursery is a crucial period in preparing the piglets for the grow-finish stage. During this period, many issues affect the piglets’ health, and...

Pig Feed QC helps troubleshoot production pain points

Day 3 of Asian Agribiz’s Pig Feed Quality Conference streamed yesterday and focused on ‘Solving the pain points in Asian pig production. Led by...

Pig Feed QC helps troubleshoot production pain points

Day 3 of Asian Agribiz’s Pig Feed Quality Conference streamed yesterday and focused on ‘Solving the pain points in Asian pig production. Led by...

Raising the phytase podium

Effective phytases are currently available in the market, however, according to RACHAEL HARDY*, there is still room for improvement, including high activity at low...

Pig Feed QC addresses pain points in production

Pig producers in Asia faces many challenges especially in critical performance areas. Addressing the challenges from the nursery through to the gilt and sow...

Pig Feed QC addresses pain points in production

Pig producers in Asia faces many challenges especially in critical performance areas. Addressing the challenges from the nursery through to the gilt and sow...

Raising robust pigs for better profitability

Profitability is the most important issue for Asia’s pig industry, and one way to achieve this is to raise robust pigs. At Asian Agribiz’s...

Raising robust pigs for better profitability

Profitability is the most important issue for Asia’s pig industry, and one way to achieve this is to raise robust pigs. At Asian Agribiz’s...

Reducing antibiotic use with in-feed probiotics

Fears of antibiotic resistance have led to calls for the reduction, if not a downright ban, on the use of antibiotics in pig production....

Keeping piglets warm with farrowing heat mats

Piglets must be kept warm yet separate from their mother, which needs cooler air. A farrowing heat mat can help achieve this.Heat mats are...

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