Lower floor meets mortality target
To reduce the number of piglets killed by overlaying
during the critical first three days, the Houbensteyn Group in the Netherlands
has been testing the 'balance' design-farrowing pen from Nooyen. It is only one
of the areas where production manager, Geert Houben, has been busy to remain
competitive and abide by Dutch legislation.
This article can also be found at Pig Progress vol. 18
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