Contents tagged with immunity

18 February 2021

In addition to minimising the challenge of infection from the environment, improving the cow’s natural defences will play a part in mastitis control.

13 August 2018

Piglets need warmth after birth as energy reserves to produce body heat are limited. They are also born with no immunity so need colostrum soon after birth a min 100ml per kg of birthweight within 16 hours is crucial to provide the energy, nutrients and antibodies to survive