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Selecting on piglet vitality for a more uniform birth weight

Selecting on piglet vitality has become a criterium that is becoming increasingly important. Research into the genetic reasons for piglet survival sometimes yields surprising discoveries. "Still, nature is always right so there have to be logical explanations."


Source: Volume 24 No. 5

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Pig Progress, volume 23, no.6 2007

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