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  • Lamoreux, Brittni
    The use of antibiotics in livestock production has been a point of contention since first utilized in 1951. Since then, numerous attempts to better regulate their use have been made. On January 1, 2017, a new Veterinary ...
  • Gondell, Grant
    The concept of managed money as a hedge fund is rapidly changing. At the close of 2017, there was sentiment that the days of easy returns and high compensation for fund managers were gone. More hedge funds closed than ...
  • Burton, Leeanna; Williams, Hayden E.; Jones, Cassandra K.; DeRouchey, Joel M.; Tokach, Michael D.; Woodworth, Jason C.; Goodband, Robert D.; Dritz, Steven S.; Holtcamp, A. (2017-12-08)
    It is known that iron deficiency is common in newborn pigs, resulting in the practice of a 200mg iron injection within 3 days postpartum. This trial was to determine the effects on newborn pigs on sow and litter performance ...
  • Clemage, Lindsey; Carbajal, A.; Chamraswimonrat, K.; Davis, H.; Coria, A.; Cotton, T.; Coleman, E.; Jones, Cassandra K.; Trinetta, Valentina (2017-12-08)
    Introduction: Escherichia coli (E. coli) are found in the environment, in animals, and are found on everyday food items. E. coli bacteria are very diverse and can live in different environments which can cause many problems ...
  • Vicin, Logan; Williams, Hayden E.; Jones, Cassandra K.; DeRouchey, Joel M.; Tokach, Michael D.; Woodworth, Jason C.; Goodband, Robert D.; Dritz, Steven S.; Holtcamp, A. (2017-12-08)
    Injections of 200 mg of iron are commonplace when trying to prevent iron deficiency in piglets, but there is concern over the level of iron provided from one injection compared to an injection along with a booster. The ...

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