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Garth Pig Stockmanship Standards

Insulation

Section: Stockmanship Standards

Insulation

All insulation materials require polythene vapour barrier between the insulation and interior finish material.

Insulation requires to be protected from rodents. Note: this should include the whole building.

Insulation should to be covered in overlay to control spread by fire.

Suggested Insulation Values
R Value (Minimum)
House type Walls Ceilings Floor Perimeter
Prenursery / Nursery 12 20 5 10
Grower/ Finisher 12 20 5 10
Farrowing 12 20 5 10
Breeding / Gestation 12 20 5 10


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written by Dr John Carr.

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