As more hog producers move their gilts and sows into group housing, properly training the females in electronic sow feeding systems offers producers the opportunity to fine-tune the gestation feeding programs.
PRRS is still one of the most important diseases affecting the swine industry and the country. In the absence of a regulatory framework, coordinated efforts among producers is the most effective strategy to mitigate its impact.
The key to success in the farrowing room can be summed up in just a few words – it’s all about the details. While that sounds simple, a lot of effort goes into making sure those details are carried out each and every day.