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by ddwil
Wed Mar 25, 2020 8:09 am
Forum: REPRODUCTION
Topic: weaning and rebreeding
Replies: 0
Views: 441

weaning and rebreeding

I was looking for some information/recommendations on how much to feed a sow after weaning and then throughout the summer and into fall in order for them to be in good condition, come into heat regularly and be fully ready to breed this fall. Is there anything I need to do as well as far as vaccinat...
by ddwil
Fri Jan 24, 2020 7:45 am
Forum: NUTRITION
Topic: framing and maturing
Replies: 1
Views: 1205

framing and maturing

I hear these terms about letting a pig frame up and mature during their growing stage. How do you do this? What per cent protein and how much feed to get them to do these things?
by ddwil
Mon Jan 20, 2020 9:57 pm
Forum: HEALTH
Topic: pre farrow vaccine question
Replies: 2
Views: 537

Re: pre farrow vaccine question

so my question is give it five weeks and two weeks out from the week that they are due to farrow?
by ddwil
Mon Jan 20, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: HEALTH
Topic: antibiotic after farrowing
Replies: 2
Views: 804

Re: antibiotic after farrowing

how much do you give
by ddwil
Mon Jan 20, 2020 1:12 pm
Forum: HEALTH
Topic: pre farrow vaccine question
Replies: 2
Views: 537

pre farrow vaccine question

I have a gilt that is due to farrow the 2nd week of February and am wanting to make sure I give her the pre farrow vaccine Litterguard at the right times. So I gave her the first shot the week of the 6th of January(5 weeks out is this correct?), then give her the second shot this week? Just want to ...
by ddwil
Mon Jan 20, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: HEALTH
Topic: antibiotic after farrowing
Replies: 2
Views: 804

antibiotic after farrowing

needing to treat a sow after farrowing as we had to pull some pigs and wondering what is the best antibiotic to use, how much and for how long do we give it
by ddwil
Sun Nov 10, 2019 10:24 pm
Forum: BOARS
Topic: current semen prices
Replies: 4
Views: 1523

current semen prices

who has the got the best offseason deals on semen currently
by ddwil
Sun Oct 20, 2019 3:44 pm
Forum: HEALTH
Topic: what antibiotic to give to bred gilts
Replies: 1
Views: 694

what antibiotic to give to bred gilts

I just got my gilts bred recently and they have developed a bad hacking cough. I was wondering what antibiotic is safe to give to them to clear this up quickly
by ddwil
Wed Oct 16, 2019 8:38 pm
Forum: IN THE SHOW RING
Topic: non oil skin and hair conditioner
Replies: 7
Views: 5186

Re: non oil skin and hair conditioner

What sheen and conditioner do you use?
by ddwil
Wed Oct 02, 2019 6:08 pm
Forum: REPRODUCTION
Topic: best timing for AI-HELP!
Replies: 9
Views: 1758

Re: best timing for AI-HELP!

All good thoughts and insights, thank you
by ddwil
Sun Sep 29, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: REPRODUCTION
Topic: best timing for AI-HELP!
Replies: 9
Views: 1758

Re: best timing for AI-HELP!

ok good information that helps. Thanks. Also, on my questions what in your experience are the best true signs that they are in standing heat, other than that they stand rigidly and their ears are popping, because they don't always do these things
by ddwil
Fri Sep 27, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: REPRODUCTION
Topic: best timing for AI-HELP!
Replies: 9
Views: 1758

Re: best timing for AI-HELP!

not a lot of help, but thanks for the reply
by ddwil
Fri Sep 27, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: REPRODUCTION
Topic: best timing for AI-HELP!
Replies: 9
Views: 1758

best timing for AI-HELP!

was wanting to know when the best or optimal timing is to AI a sow or gilt. Is it when the swelling has gone down in their vulva and they are pink inside and have a sticky mucus OR is it when their vulva is still swollen and red and they have a sticky mucus inside their vulva? Just wanting some clar...
by ddwil
Mon Sep 23, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: CLASSIFIEDS
Topic: 2017 10ft LO Profile Corn Pro BP trailer
Replies: 2
Views: 1005

Re: 2017 10ft LO Profile Corn Pro BP trailer

could you send pictures 937-622-8020
by ddwil
Mon Sep 09, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: REPRODUCTION
Topic: late giving vaccinations
Replies: 0
Views: 2559

late giving vaccinations

I am late giving vaccinations to a gilt that is to be bred in three weeks. I am planning on giving her Farrowsure Gold and Circoflex separately. My question is do I give her two shots of the farrowsure gold a week apart of each other or just give her one shot of the farrowsure gold and be done? Also...