weaner


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weaner

a young food animal in the period immediately after weaning and up to 6 to 8 months of age. Called also weanling.

weaner colitis
in 6 month old weaner lambs 1-2 months after weaning; characterized by diarrhea and a low case fatality rate. A Campylobacter-like organism can be isolated.
weaner illthrift
loss of weight at weaning and failure to gain weight subsequently in lambs which appear to have adequate feed and worm control programs. In most cases the problem is multifactorial.
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The relationship between the FSA and weaner SR of farrowing sows is shown in Figure 3.
In the past year alone, Weaner has observed a 50 percent increase in demand for all-natural products in the meat department and throughout the store.
Meatco's plan is to create a local weaner market in five years of 126,000 animals per year.
Pretty soon Karen and I were going to auctions every other weekend and coming home with everything from weaner pigs to peafowl.
Weaner, a senior at Northbridge High School, received the Viola White Walker Scholarship in honor of the first president of the Whitinsville Woman's Club, who later served as president of the General Federation of Women's Club of Massachusetts.
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Thirty six crossbred weaner rabbits obtained by crossing Newzealand and Chinchilla breeds purchased from Agrited Farm Ibadan, Nigeria were used for the study.
In a randomised complete block design, twelve 14-day-old weaner pigs were offered a diet containing either 5% spray-dried bovine colostrum or no colostrum (control).
So they were left in with the mothers and a weaner was put on each calf to keep it from nursing," he says.
We sold all kinds of things from the farm: weaner pigs, lambs for slaughter, sheared wool for hand-spinners, chicken fryers and eggs, as well as yogurt and fresh cheese from our Jersey cows.
Weaner pigs have sold as low as pounds 4 a head in Co Armagh.