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Guest editorial: Scientific and practical issues associated with piglet castration

  • S. A. Edwards (a1), E. von Borell (a2) and M. Bonneau (a3)
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Guest editorial: Scientific and practical issues associated with piglet castration

  • S. A. Edwards (a1), E. von Borell (a2) and M. Bonneau (a3)

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