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Finding the hidden costs of disease

2017-07-20

By Dennis DiPietre. When we choose not to prevent disease in a pig farm, we have to face not only the extra money for...

The economic imperative of prevention

2017-05-20

By Dennis DiPietre. Common financial metric measures can be used to track whether assets are being efficiently used a...

Boehringer Ingelheim Introduces Online Biosecurity Risk Assessment Tool for Swine Farms Worldwide

2017-05-12

• New tool is part of suite of solutions to improve farm biosecurity and control of PRRS (Porcine Reproductive and Respi...

p-TRACK: a new tool to assess and monitor biosecurity and management risks in pig farms

2017-04-01

When implementing a disease control plan is it essential to follow a systematic approach like the 5-step process. First,...

Resilience and profitability: attributes of precision production

2017-03-24

By Dennis DiPietre. Preventing disease outbreaks and managing down those which occur rapidly are key to produce high...

2017 European PRRS Research Award: Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health calls for submissions until July 1st

2017-02-10

• Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health funds three research projects for improved control of swine disease PRRS with a tot...

Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health has been supporting independent research on PCV2 for one decade

2017-02-09

Ingelheim/Germany, 09 February, 2017 – For the tenth time, Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health has funded independent Eur...

Proven and reliable efficacy: 4 Billion Pigs Protected against M. hyo, PCV 2 and PRRS with vaccines from Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health

2016-12-15

Ingelheim, Germany, 13 December 2016  – Having reached the milestone of 1 billion doses sold since launch, yet anot...

Most successful animal health vaccine of all time reaches milestone of two billion pigs being protected

2016-10-26

Worldwide over two billion pigs have been protected against Porcine Circovirus Disease using Ingelvac CircoFLEX® ...

Three projects win 2016 European PRRS Research Award sponsored by Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health

2016-10-21

•     Boehringer Ingelheim Animal Health has sponsored European PRRS Research Award for the third ti...

Preventing disease: One billion pigs vaccinated with Ingelvac PRRS MLV®

2016-09-10

Ingelheim, Germany, 26 September 2016 - Veterinarians and farmers across the globe have reached the landmark of pro...

Will genomics spell the end of vaccines?

2016-08-06

By John C. S. Harding, DVM, MSc, Dipl ABVP (Swine Health Mgmt) Western College of Veterinary Medicine, University of Sas...