Vivi Aarestrup Moustsen

A 2-step nurse sow strategy

The use of 2-step nurse sows can help to overcome problems related to very large litters. Hyperprolific sows –...

Gestating sows in a free access stall environment in the Netherlands 
(not related to this trial). [Photo: Henk Riswick]

When to mix sows in groups?

As farmers in many parts of the world adapt to meeting requirements for housing gestating sows in groups,...

Group sow housing; coming to America

For the US swine industry, the most controversial animal welfare issue debated over to date is the discussion on...

English pig herd shrinks

English pig herd shrinks

In the year to June 30th, 2015, the total number of pigs in England decreased by 3.2% to 3.8 million animals....