Housing

7 October 2020

Guidance on providing good air quality in pig buildings and information about the major pollutants.

11 August 2020

Growth and food intake are highly dependent on temperature. This information looks at factors that affect pigs' temperature requirements.

7 October 2020

Use this information to optimise the indoor environment for your pigs through building design, systems and equipment.

19 August 2020

Cooling slurry in storage is not only better for the environment, it's better from an economic perspective, too. Find out more about slurry cooling and how you can implement it.

15 May 2020

To redress outdated figures, we have a large project underway to measure the ammonia emissions from different pig buildings in the UK

10 August 2020

Guidance on providing the correct quality and quantity of water to pigs

7 August 2020

It is vital to monitor water use in pig production for improved efficiency and cost control

7 August 2020

This section provides guidance on water system setup and maintenance, the importance and methods of maintaining water quality and how to avoid waste. It also explores water supply management.

13 May 2020

Information on how electrostatic particle ionisation (EPI) can help improve air quality in pig buildings

10 September 2020

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

30 January 2020

This factsheet takes you through the steps required to deep clean a farm drinking system.

1 November 2019

The most significant single influence on the success of any flock is the shepherd. Whether you intend to keep half a dozen sheep or several hundred, the same principles apply. This guide gives an introduction into sheep farming to improve both animal welfare and productivity.

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