Jun 01, 2017
Understanding physiological responses is key to explain why stressors, such as heat, cause a decline in performance during the summer months.
SMS database shows top 10% of the farms have a favorable trend line for death loss while the database as a whole has an unfavorable trend line. Overall death loss was actually lowered each year from 2006 to 2010 before it was steady until 2014 and...
Establishing optimal space allowance requirements for pigs requires consideration of economic, health and welfare factors.