Moving a sow
gilt evaluation
Visually the gilt needs to be sound from the beginning because that is one characteristic that will not improve over the animalrsquos lifetime
Tim Friedel and Steve Horton of Thomas Livestock
Sow Housing
Boar pig and a sow in a pen
Successful heat detection is vital to accurately identifying the onset of estrus standing heat Effective heat detection requires controlled boar exposure stockpersons who are able to provide active stimulation in the boars presence and accurate recording of estrus
Piglets nursing, one looking at camera
sows at an electronic feeder