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The health of pigs

The health of pigs

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Published by Longman Scientific & Technical in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Swine -- Health.,
  • Swine -- Diseases.,
  • Swine -- Housing.,
  • Swine -- Feeding and feeds.

  • About the Edition

    The Health of Pigs is a "state of the art" reference work on the health and welfare of pigs, comprising a series of chapters by leading authorities in the field. It surveys the relationships between management systems and pig health and shows how productivity and profitability can be maximised through an integrated approach to welfare. With many health problems stemming from inadequacies in husbandry, The Health of Pigs also considers the fundamental principles of economic pig husbandry. The Health of Pigs is an essential resource for veterinary clinicians and practitioners, professionals in the pig industry, government advisers and students of agriculture or veterinary science.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 366-370) and index.

    Statementedited by John R. Hill and David W.B. Sainsbury.
    ContributionsSainsbury, David., Hill, J. R.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 379 p. :
    Number of Pages379
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18087236M
    ISBN 100582061008
    LC Control Number95018326

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