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  1. 1. Do growing pigs build sleeping nests? : a behavioural study in domestic pigs and European wild boar

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Författare :Wilhelmina Ehrenkrona; [2020]
    Nyckelord :growing pigs; behaviors; nest-building; sleeping nest; European wild boar; sus scrofa; domestic pigs;

    Sammanfattning : The domesticated pig, Sus scrofa domesticus, has long been used for meat produc-tion. Its wild relative, the wild boar, Sus scrofa scrofa, gives an important possibil-ity to study some aspects of the domestication process. Thereby increasing our knowledge of important behaviours that may still exist in our domestic pigs. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Antimicrobial drugstore supply for Cambodian livestock farmers : A survey study on retailers’ influence and knowledge of antimi-crobial resistance

    Uppsats för yrkesexamina på avancerad nivå, SLU/Dept. of Clinical Sciences

    Författare :Julia Heyman; [2020]
    Nyckelord :antimicrobial resistance; ivestock; drugstores; knowledge; attitude; Cambodia;

    Sammanfattning : Antimicrobial resistance (AMR) has evolved into one of our time’s greatest threats to public health. Antimicrobials are widely used, especially in livestock production where they are also used as growth promoters and for prophylactic purposes. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Gyltors anpassningsförmåga till nya miljöer : i relation till ras och social miljö

    Kandidat-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Författare :Ida Hellsten; [2020]
    Nyckelord :gris; gylta; social behandling; genotyp; isolering;

    Sammanfattning : Since 1988, Sweden has had legal requirements to keep gestation sows group-housed. In 2012 there was a switch in the Swedish breeding material ant the Dutch Yorkshire (DY) was introduced to the Swedish producers, a breed that has been kept in individual stalls in comparison to the Swedish breeds, like Swedish Yorkshire (SY) that DY replaced. LÄS MER

  4. 4. ARG-MATEE Automated Pipeline for Detection of Antimicrobial Resistance in WGS Data Collected from Pig Farms and Surrounding Communities

    Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för biologisk grundutbildning

    Författare :Holly Halstead; [2020]
    Nyckelord :Bioinformatics; Microbiology; Pipeline; Snakemake; ARG-MATEE; Antimicrobial Resistance; Pig Farms; Conda; iss virulence gene; Thailand; surveillance; escherichia coli; E. coli; klebsiella pneumoniae; One Health;

    Sammanfattning : As part of recognizing the interconnected nature of different sectors in relation to health, AMR (antimicrobial resistance) has emerged as an issue of high global importance. E. coli isolates were taken from pig farms in Thailand, which serves as a point of interest in the study of ARGs (antimicrobial resistance genes) in emerging economies. LÄS MER

  5. 5. Förflytta grisar (Sus scrofa domesticus) : en jämförelsestudie mellan traditionell drivning och positiv förstärkning

    Kandidat-uppsats, SLU/Dept. of Animal Environment and Health

    Författare :Tina Toivonen; [2020]
    Nyckelord :gruppträning; gris; sus scrofa; fösning; drivning; etologi; target; positiv förstärkning; djurvälfärd;

    Sammanfattning : In Sweden 2.65 million pigs (Sus scrofa domesticus) were slaughtered in 2018, whilst the number throughout Europe was startling 255 million heads in 2017. Moving and handling of pigs is one of the most stressful events in a pig’s life and is carried out with more or less aversive methods that may stress the pigs to varying degrees. LÄS MER