Free Space Utilisation of Sows in Free Access Stalls

Not all sows used the free space areas on a regular basis, or for extended periods of time, concluded Dr H. Gonyou and colleagues in the latest Centred on Swine from the Prairie Swine Research Centre. Older and heavier sows used the area most, which may have implications for the comfort of younger animals.
calendar icon 15 June 2010
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