sow and litter
Is farrowing crate design a constraint to weaning average
Taking a close look at how gilt management drives production
piglets nursing
Robert Stwalley, assistant professor in the Department of Agricultural & Biological Engineering at Purdue University, shows a cooling pad designed to keep sows more comfortable during farrowing. The pads, developed by Stwalley and Allan Schinckel, professor in the Department of Animal Sciences, consist of 2-foot-by-4-foot aluminum tread plate on top of copper pipes that circulate water
Sows in gestation stalls
Group of sows
Nursery Piglets
Group of sows
large litter with sow