Electrolytes: The surprising solution to many poultry house problems
Controlling manure odors with microbial feed additives.
Reducing the odors from manure pits on hog farms has become a greater necessity as nuisance lawsuits set dangerous precedents for agriculture. Here’s what you need to know to start your manure management plan.
Industry Responding to “Perfect Storm” of African Swine Fever
Improving piglet health in a ZnO-free world
With the rapid reduction of zinc oxide (ZnO) and impeding ban on its use altogether within the European Union, swine producers are looking for alternate ways to minimize health issues in piglets.
Instead of zinc oxide for pig health, there’s…what exactly?
Zinc oxide has been used for almost 30 years in swine production to help prevent scours and maintain pig health. But now, regulations across the EU and Asia are significantly reducing its use because of its unintended environmental consequences.