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Nitrite poisoning of pigs

Winks, W.R., Sutherland, A.K. and Salisbury, R.M. (1950) Nitrite poisoning of pigs. Queensland Journal of Agricultural Science, 7 (1&2). pp. 1-14.



Heavy mortality in pigs fed on soup prepared by cooking beef and offal in well water was investigated on two farms. It is considered that the mortality which occurred in pigs on these farms was due to nitrite poisoning and that the nitrite was derived from the nitrite in the well water.

Item Type:Article
Corporate Creators:Department of Agriculture and Fisheries, Queensland
Subjects:Animal culture > Swine
Veterinary medicine > Veterinary toxicology
Live Archive:10 Jun 2024 05:40
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