How to improve your nursery piglets management decreasing the need for antimicrobials

Decreasing the use of antimicrobials (AM) is one of the key challenges in the swine industry and it is not only question of having less diseases or finding a right replacement to them. This practice usually covers poor health or management practices and not only generates resistances but also transmits bad image to the consumer […]

Benchmarking of the fourth quarter of 2018 with record numbers

Demo benchmarking second quarter

Benchmarking is a powerful service with which we compare key indicators of production of a farm against the average of our database. This allows our clients to know their position in a ranking of farms with similar conditions and know their strengths and in which they should improve. We already have the data for the closing […]

We got the award for the best poster in EAAP 2017

One poster presented at the EAAP 2017 selected as “Best Poster Award by European Federation of Animal Science“. This summer we attend the 68th Annual Meeting of the European Federation of Animal Science (EAAP) that took take place from 28 August to 1 September in Tallinn, Estonia. The main theme of the meeting was Patterns of Livestock Production […]

4th annual meeting of PROHEALTH project in Limassol (Cyprus)

Reunión anual del proyecto PROHEALTH (Chipre)

The 4th annual meeting of PROHEALTH project was held from November 27 to 29 in the city of Limassol, Cyprus, and was attended by 44 members of the working group. The congress began on the 27th with a meeting of young scientists who explained their activity in the project environment. Manuel Jiménez, colleague of PigCHAMP, […]

III European PRRS Research Award: ‘PRRSpective’ Workshop (Praga)

Prevention and treatment of Porcine Reproductive and Respiratory Syndrome (PRRS) is stills a major challenge in the management of farms. In PigCHAMP we are convinced that the training, the awareness and the involvement of farms staff is the key that gives the proper control of the disease in the long term. This principle inspired the development of our PRRSons […]