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Breeding sows without CD163 gene might ultimately eliminate PRRS virus

2018-04-16 02:00:00| ThePigSite - Industry News

Sows without the CD163 gene are not only resistant to porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome (PRRS) virus, they also give birth to healthy, normal piglets — a finding that could ultimately lead to elimination of a devastating disease, researchers say.

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How did your ranch weather the Xanto blizzard?

2018-04-16 00:25:08| Beef

As Xanto raged across the countryside this weekend, cattlemen share images from the ranch to reveal just how bad this mid-April storm really was.

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Ranchers fight through powerful April Xanto blizzard

2018-04-15 06:09:00| Beef

As rain, sleet, snow and hail pelt the Plains in a mid-April 2018, readers share images from the ranch as they weather the storm.

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