Stress is undoubtedly an important factor in food
animal production. Stressed animals are more susceptible to disease, produce
lower quality meat and are less likely to grow as quickly or efficiently as they
should. Avoiding unnecessary stress is not just good from an animal welfare
point of view: it also makes good business sense.
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Source: Pig Progress magazine. Issue 23.1
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