Post-weaning Diarrhea
in pigs

Post-Weaning Diarrhoea (PWD) affects more than half (54%) of global pig farmers at an average cost of more than €5/pig. The biggest impact on piglet performance is the reduced growth rate, other effects include extended time to finish, increased mortality, increased feed cost of 7 to 9%, and a predisposition to other health issues occuring.

The costs of Post-weaning Diarrhea

54%

Prevalence

€5,-

Extra Costs Per Pig

7-9%

Increased feed costs

Prevention is key

Learn about measures you can take that make impact

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The role of clean drinking water

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Why gut health is important to prevent PWD

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Disinfecting the living environment

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Cleaning the living environment

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The role of clean drinking water

What you will find in this download:

In this one pager you will find detailed information on Post-weaning Diarrhea (PWD)

Clean drinking water is essential in prevening PWD, what measures can you take to ensure the water is clean and healthy?

Key topics:

  • How piglets get Post-weaning Diarrhea
  • The role of drinking water in the infection cycle
  • How to create a clean water systems
  • What to do against biofilm in the water system.

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Why gut health is important to prevent PWD

What you will find in this download:

In this one pager you will find detailed information on Post-weaning Diarrhea (PWD).

It stipulates how organic acids can contribute to the prevention of PWD.

Key topics:

  • How post-weaning diarrhea spreads between animals
  • Why to focus on prevention
  • How gut health is important
  • How MS GoldFeed helps prevent PWD

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Disinfecting the living environment

What you will find in this download:

In this one pager you will find detailed information on Post-weaning Diarrhea (PWD)

The paper provides insights in how disinfecting the living environment helps reduce PWD.

Key topics:

  • The infection cycle of Post-weaning Diarrhea
  • How to lower the risk on infection
  • Why to use a disinfectant after cleaning with a detergent
  • What makes MS MegaDes Novo a powerfull disinfectant

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Cleaning the living environment

What you will find in this download:

In this one pager you will find detailed information on Post-weaning Diarrhea (PWD).

The paper provides insights in how a clean living environment helps reduce PWD

Key topics:

  • How PWD spreads in the pen
  • The role of a clean living environment
  • Why you should use a foaming detergent
  • What makes MS TopFoam the best detergent

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