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  • 03/10/2015

    I am a pig farmer in Queensland and I use Elitox® routinely in sow and weaning diets to help manage the challenges that mycotoxins can cause.

    It is also used on an “as needs” basis in further rations if raw materials are deemed to present a higher risk. Use in sows is to optimize both fertility of sows and liveability of young pigs. We have been previously contended with lesions and discoloration of ears, feet and tails in weaning pigs. We attributed this to mycotoxins. 

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  • 03/10/2015

    I am a dairy producer in the Americas, with about 2000 cows.  My feed company had decided to buy corn of a new supplier and it contained severe toxin loads. 

    My cows were on 6 g/head/day Elitox® at the time.  But they started to show T-2 type signs with bloody diarrhea throughout the herd and several cows died after being removed from the herd to the sick group.

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  • 03/10/2015

    I am an owner of 100 miniature horses in Australia. For the last few summers  we have experienced a select few horses that exhibit stagger like symptoms. With a dominance of Perennial Ryegrass in our pasture and a history within the area, these horses were diagnosed with Perennial Ryegrass Toxicosis (PRGT), otherwise known as Ryegrass Staggers. 

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  • 02/12/2015

    Koppenol, A.1; Machado Júnior, P.C.2,3, Dhaouadi, S.1, Caron, L.F.3,4

    1Impextraco nv, Wiekevorstsesteenweg 38, Heist-op-den-berg, Belgium;
    2Impextraco Latin America, Rua Eng. Sady Souza 650, Curitiba, Brazil;
    3Department of Basic Pathology, Universidade Federal do Paraná, Curitiba, Brazil;
    4Imunova Análises Biològicas LTDA, Curitiba, Brazil.

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  • 01/14/2015

    Van Hamme, V.1; Machado Junior, P.C.2; Eto A.2; Costa L.B.3

    1Impextraco nv, Wiekevorstsesteenweg 38, Heist-op-den-berg, Belgium;
    2Impextraco Latin America, Rua Eng. Sady Souza, 650, PR 81290-020 Curitiba, Brazil; 
    3Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Paraná (PUCPR), PR 81290-020 Curitiba, Brazil

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  • 01/10/2015

    Van Hamme, V.1; Machado Júnior, P.C.2; Dhaouadi, S.1, Caron, L.F.3

    1Impextraco nv, Wiekevorstsesteenweg 38, Heist-Op-Den-Berg, Belgium; 
    2Impextraco Latin America, Rua Eng. Sady Souza, 650, PR 81290-020 Curitiba, Brazil; 
    3Department of Basic Pathology, Universidade Federal do Paraná. Setor de Ciências Biológicas, Centro Politécnico,
    P.O. Box 19031, PR 81531-990 Curitiba, Brazil

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