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  • 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 ...
  • Lesh, Jessica R.; Sorensen, Rachel J.; Drouillard, James S.; Douthit, Teresa L.; Lattimer, James M. (2019-05-09)
    It is well documented that the microbiota of the equine hindgut is easily modified by dietary changes. However, the effect of forage type on the cecal environment is relatively unknown. Therefore, the purpose of this study ...
  • Tischhauser, Lyndy M.; 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)
    Newborn piglets are more susceptible to iron deficiency due to inadequate iron stores at birth and rapid growth rate before weaning. This causes fewer circulating red blood cells, lethargy, and mortality (Mateos, 2012). ...

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