Disease prevention of pigs

NOVÁK, Pavel and MALÁ, Gabriela. Disease prevention of pigs. Náš chov, 2017, vol. 77(4), p. 61-63. ISSN 0027-8068.
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Disease prevention of farm animals is a prerequisite for ensuring good health and performance of animals housed and achieving farm rentability. The basis of swine respiratory disease prevention is strict adherence to the principles of good husbandry practice – separate breeding of all pigs according the age categories with emphasis on securing the appropriate level of rearing environment, all in / all out system, regular sanitation including monitoring the health status and adequate vaccination program. Therapy of disease is not as efficient or economic in relation to the prevention