Mycotoxins in Grain

Mycotoxins are toxins that are produced by fungi inhabiting livestock grain. Only a few mycotoxins are of major concern for livestock owners. Aflatoxin, zearalenone, fumonisin, deoxynivalenol, and a couple of other mycotoxins are the ones to be concerned with for pigs. With harvest in full swing, you may want to consider testing your grain for mycotoxins […]

Sow and piglets

Pharmacological intervention in swine reproduction

What tools are in the toolbox for swine farmers in regards to reproduction? This article discusses various intervention tools for different stages of swine reproduction. While not a new review by any means, some good data is discussed in regards to the use of of pharmacological measures in various stages of swine reproduction.