Pigs in a pen with a heat lamp
Piglets' behavior can also be a clue something is off in the environment. New Fashion Pork veterinarian Deborah Murray (left) discusses what caretakers should watch for with Emily Erickson, NFP animal well-being and quality assurance manager.
Pig on a South Dakota farm
Caretaker checking on finishing pigs
Caretaker checking the feeding system in a hog barn to ensure it is in good working order.
Feed in a hog feeder
Weaned pigs eating at a feeder
Maintaining a clean/dirty line using the bench system to enter a hog barn
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