Development of Antibiotic Usage Information in Swine

There exists global concern about the emergence of antibiotic-resistant strains of bacteria and their potential relationship to antimicrobial use in food animal production. Despite this, the U.S. swine industry struggles with ways to describe its antibiotic use in terms of…

Comparison of Housing Systems for Gestating Sows

As expected, there are benefits and challenges to all the sow housing gestation systems studied. The aim of this study was to identify and understand these benefits and challenges of each gestation sow housing system before progressing to improve the…