Dr. Ekaitz Maguregui - 11/07/2022Denmark: the country with more pigs than habitants
Denmark has undergone a great evolution in the last 30 years, in terms of pig production and has become the European and even world reference, in terms of production efficiency.
Dra. Maria Soriano - 6/07/2022Native pig breeds of China
The remaining native breeds present in China can fall into various groups, being the TaiHu pigs a famous one worldwide for its fertility features, and the Jinghua pig because of its meat quality and ham production.
Vet. Germán González - 6/05/2022Pig market in Uruguay
In Uruguay there has been a very important growth in the consumption of pork meat in the last ten years, going from 9.7 kg/inhabitant/year in 2010 to 18 kg/inhabitant/year in 2019. This implied a growth in the participation of proteins of animal...
Jerson Andrés Cuéllar Sáenz - 18/11/2021Factors influencing the reproductive performance of the boar
On the boar, some factors influence reproductive performance which is involved in the success of the pig farm.
Ing. Gerardo Mayoral García - 29/10/2021Water medication a better way to do it? – Pig production
Pig production is currently facing many challenges, among which we find a growing concern for the use of antibiotics during the different phases of the production cycle of the animals. The obligatory nature of a rational use of these molecules leads...
Paula Arroyo - 16/07/2021The behavior of the sows: Can we predict it?
Can we predict the behavior of the sows and their role as mothers? During the first weeks of life, piglets depend on maternal care.