AVMA applauded recent actions taken by FDA that will allow for greater veterinary oversight of the use of antimicrobials in food animals.
Group cites further market erosion in 2014 due to challenging economic environment, political uncertainty.
Feeding pigs more fiber may lead to less aggression and improved gut health while maintaining performance.
The Ontario Animal Health Laboratory has diagnosed swine deltacoronavirus in samples from six Ontario farms; the first in Canada.
Public/private collaborations focus on developing and testing vaccine candidates for swine disease.
Feed producer in Ontario removes animal byproducts from nursery pig feeds, while plasma product manufacturers reiterate safety of their products.
Ohio Department of Agriculture has detected a non-PED coronavirus causing diarrhea in sows and piglets.
When it comes to Holstein dairy cows and how much milk they produce for their offspring, researchers have determined that daughters are preferred.
Researchers have investigated current and alternative practices for shell egg sanitization.
Lifecycle assessment finds modern egg production practices has reduced industry's environmental impact compared to 50 years ago.