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The emergence and evolution of influenza A (H1α) viruses in swine in Canada and the United States

Today, we are sharing a recent publication on swine influenza in the Journal of General Virology. Dr. Marie Culhane from the University of Minnesota collaborated on… 532 more words


Science Page: EWMA by State

This is our Friday rubric: every week a new Science Page from the Bob Morrison’s Swine Health Monitoring Project. The previous editions of the science page… 235 more words


How Ossabaw Island swine are helping us understand obesity and diabetes

         Ossabaw Island off the coast of Georgia (United States) is home to feral swine brought over by early Spanish explorers. In relative isolation on the island, with the exception of the introduction of a Hampshire pig, the Ossabaw pigs have become genetically distinct from those living on the mainland. 394 more words

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Why do they do that? Floor Slats in Pig Barns

Earlier this fall, I was attending a STEM Festival, where we were presenting our Feed Sacks Pork Lesson. In this activity, students make a snack mix based on the feed rations a pig gets. 663 more words


New position in Swine Health, Production and Economics at the UMN

Join the swine group at the College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Minnesota!

The University of Minnesota has a new position open in swine health, production and economics.  95 more words


pre-slaughtered swine

adjunct equations at Bennington Station
the platform is spattered with grease and with grime
dripping from lips of the pre-slaughtered swine
unloaded and toted
while off union time

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