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African swine fever continues to spread
Dr. Egan Brockhoff with Prairie Swine Health Services says the disease has spread throughout China and eastern Europe.
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Swine Innovation Porc announces details of five year research program
Swine Innovation Porc will be supporting 14 research projects designed to enhance the competiveness of the Canadian pork sector.
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Genomic advances increase usefulness and reduce costs
"I always think of the genomic era beginning in pigs in about 1991 and that was in Canada."
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Changes to data analysis improves swine health monitoring
The manager of the Canada West Swine Health Intelligence Network says changes in the way swine health data is analyzed have provided a new tool for monitoring trends over time.
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2019 Manitoba Swine Symposium audio special
Listen to a variety of interview clips featuring key members of the pork sector.
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Imaging is everything in pork assessment
The current industry approach to evaluating sample quality in the plant uses a standard based on color and water holding capacity.
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Duroc pigs - well-muscled, calm temperament
 
Duroc pigs - well-muscled, calm temperament
The Duroc pig is known for its hardiness and quick muscle growth. This breed is well behaved and has a relatively calm temperament.
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