Journal of Swine Health and Production

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Cover Photo

Nursing pigs in North-Central Missouri
Photo courtesy of Tina Smith

 The Journal of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians

President's message: Global Knowledge: Individual Application, #AASV2018 was one for the record books!
C. Scanlon Daniels

Executive Director's message: Where's your shovel?
Tom Burkgren

Executive Editor's message: The evolution of the journal
Terri O'Sullivan

Suitability of four injectable anesthetic protocols for percutaneous synovial fluid aspiration in healthy swine under field conditions and assessment of lameness seven days post procedure
Canning P, O'Brien K, Thompson V, et al
(PDF PDF version available)

Management of ear hematomas in pigs
Dewey C, Sunstrum J, Richardson K
(PDF PDF version available)

Elemental impurities in injectable iron products for swine
Radke SL, Olsen CW, Ensley SM
(PDF PDF version available)

Porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome monitoring in breeding herds using processing fluids
Lopez WA, Angulo J, Zimmerman JJ, et al
(PDF PDF version available)

News from the National Pork Board

  • Study: Pork Checkoff provides 25:1 return to pork producers
  • Checkoff's science and technology team delivers more solutions

AASV news

  • AASV installs 2018 officers
  • Is your AASV directory listing correct?
  • AASV Foundation Golf Outing

Annual Meeting Report

  • Attendance record set for fifth consecutive year
  • Annual Business Breakfast
  • AASV Foundation annouces student scholarships
  • AASV announces student poster competition awardees
  • AASV Proceedings online
  • Thank you, AASV Annual Meeting sponsors!

AASV Foundation news

  • Four research projects funded in 2018
  • Foundation honors Schmidt with prestigious Heritage Award
  • Past Presidents’ Challenge spurs endowment growth
  • Auction helps build school in India and supports the AASV Foundation
  • Ten veterinary students receive $5000 scholarships
  • Three veterinarians receive Hogg Scholarships

Advocacy in action: Update on committee meetings in San Diego
Harry Snelson

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The Journal of Swine Health and Production is published by the American Association of Swine Veterinarians. Opinions expressed in this publication are those of the individual authors and do not necessarily reflect the endorsement, official attitude, or position of the American Association of Swine Veterinarians, the Journal of Swine Health and Production, or any Industry Support Council member. The Journal of Swine Health and Production is a refereed publication and is a benefit of membership in the American Association of Swine Veterinarians.