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Sow consistency in crushing mortality

Research shows that sows show consistency across parities in piglet mortality. This should inform culling policy, and may suggest a role for genetic selection in improving maternal ability.

This article can also be found at Pig Progress, volume 18, no. 8

Pig Progress, volume 23, no.6 2007

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