While it doesn't eliminate the need to consult with your veteri-narian, every pork operation should have a copy of a swine disease handbook.

Iowa State University Press offers An Outline of Swine Diseases: A Handbook second edition by Ross Cowart and Stan Casteel. It is a thorough update that offers a practical overview of swine diseases in a concise outline-type format.

You gain essential information about swine medicine as it pertains to prevalent swine diseases of North America.

For cost and ordering information, call (800) 862-6657.