Acute and prolonged effects of ammonia on hematological variables, stress responses, performance, and behavior of nursery pigs
JOURNAL OF SWINE HEALTH AND PRODUCTION, vol.15, no.3, pp.137-145, 2007 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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JOURNAL OF SWINE HEALTH AND PRODUCTION
swine, ammonia, welfare, performance, stress response, ATMOSPHERIC AMMONIA, ENDOCRINE RESPONSES, PROTEIN RESPONSE, IMMUNE, DISEASE, GROWTH, CONTAMINANTS, ASSOCIATION, CHALLENGE, CYTOKINE
Objectives: To determine acute and prolonged effects of 35 and 50 ppm concentrations of atmospheric ammonia (NH3) on welfare of weaned pigs.