Contents tagged with farrowing

3 August 2020

This information considers design, paddock layout and preparations to make during the farrowing period.

23 December 2020

Advice on providing the correct environment for sows and piglets in the farrowing house.

15 July 2020

Advice on meeting temperature requirements to minimise loss of sow condition

16 June 2020

Advice to help newborn piglets thrive in an indoor farrowing environment

16 June 2020

How to keep sows and gilts calm while piglets feed in an indoor farrowing environment

4 June 2021

The objective of this project was to establish the benefits of the milk line system in a controlled scientific environment and provide producers with information of how it is best utilised.

16 June 2020

Guidance on preparing and managing outdoor farrowing paddocks

11 October 2021

Guidance on preparing the farrowing house to optimise piglet health and growth

20 November 2019

Training: Stockperson Plus, Lincolnshire. Date to be confirmed.

13 August 2018

It is important to keep the cost of producing piglets to a minimum to enable you to maximise profitability at sale. Knowing how your breeding herd performs helps you to identify where and how to concentrate your time, effort and investment to improve performance and reduce the cost of production.