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Production diseases in smallholder pig systems in rural Lao PDR

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Pigs in Lao People's Democratic Republic are important for income and food security, particularly in rural households. The majority of pigs are reared in smallholder systems, which may challenge the implementation of any disease control strategies. To investigate risk factors for pig production diseases in such farming systems in the country a serological survey was conducted during 2011. A total of 647 pigs were sampled, accounting for 294 households in Luang Prabang and 353 in Savannakhet p...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1016/j.prevetmed.2018.11.012

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Publisher:
Elsevier Publisher's website
Journal:
Preventive Veterinary Medicine Journal website
Volume:
162
Pages:
110-116
Publication date:
2018-11-29
Acceptance date:
2018-11-28
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EISSN:
1873-1716
ISSN:
0167-5877
Pmid:
30621889
Source identifiers:
954428
Language:
English
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2019-03-05

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