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Needle-free injections could improve food safety
Such devices may require less time to administer vaccines than traditional injections.
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B.C. farmer hopes to restore endangered swine breed’s numbers
The breed was popular in Europe before the Second World War due to their ability to put on weight from a diet of mainly pasture.
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Free range livestock production compromises food security, according to a Sask. researcher
“A lot of our modern production practices that we use in North America actually have eliminated a number of the disease risks that you can see in underdeveloped countries."
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Manitoba Pork says passage of Bill 24 will streamline barn construction
The bill removed the requirement for anaerobic digestors to be constructed with new hog barns.
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Unresolved trade issues biggest risk factor for North American pork producers
As NAFTA negotiations continue, a growing number of agricultural interests in the U.S. have been coming to the table.
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The challenge and cost of turnover rates in pig barns
Heidi Carroll discusses voluntary and involuntary employee turnover in the swine industry.
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New research on phase-feeding and lysine use
New research on phase-feeding and lysine use
Phase-feeding strategies and grow-finish diets in pigs have changed, according to Bob Goodband, a KSU swine specialist.
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