Aris Acosta - 29/03/2022Philippine Swine Update
The swine industry is a huge business in terms of livestock in the Philippines. It accounts for about 55% of the total animal industry making it the biggest contributor; however recent setbacks like ASF and unchecked importation caused a lot of...
MV. JĂşlia PiĂ© OrpĂ - 28/02/2022Diets for geriatric dogs
Geriatric or senior dogs are the ones that are in the last 25% of the life expectancy calculated for their breed. At this stage, the dog's body undergoes some changes, such as the loss of skin elasticity, the deterioration of bone and...
Dr. GermĂˇn Bertsch - 23/09/2021COLISTIN: Limitations and strategies to replace it as an antibiotic growth promoter (AGP)
Currently, the use of colistin as a growth promoter is already prohibited in several Latin American countries such as Argentina, Brazil, Peru, Bolivia, Paraguay, and Mexico; and it should not take long to reach the rest of the countries. In Central...
MV. JĂşlia PiĂ© OrpĂ - 28/07/2021Main viral diseases in broilers in the USA
Some of the viral diseases with greatest economic impact in US broiler production will be discussed in this article. Many of them are immunosuppressive, which means that they impair the functioning of the immune system and make animals prone to...
Jerson AndrĂ©s CuĂ©llar SĂˇenz - 6/07/2021Fishmeal manufacturing processes
Fishmeal is a raw material for the manufacture of animal feed, so it is important to know the manufacturing processes.
Dr. David DĂez Arias - 30/06/2021Coccidiosis control programs based on intestinal optimizer pronutrients
Avian coccidiosis is a parasitic disease of global impact in poultry due to its negative effects on performance and the difficulty in controlling and preventing it. This pathology is caused by different species of protozoa from the genus Eimeria,...