Indoor

16 July 2020

With potentially increasing feed costs, it may become more profitable to finish pigs at a lower slaughter weight. Use this information to find out how to go about this.

17 July 2020

Find out how alternative feeds, such as root and forage crops and some food industry co-products, can be incorporated into pig diets.

16 July 2020

Use this information to improve, or start, recording feed conversion ratios in all stages of production to help with decision-making.

15 August 2018

Feed is the largest cost of production for the pig industry, making up around 60 per cent of total costs. Effective savings in this area can help mitigate price volatility.

6 May 2020

Heat stress must be avoided in order to prevent unnecessary suffering and reduced productivity in indoor herds

22 November 2019

Views from across our Farm Excellence network on the 2018 heat wave and resulting drought

20 June 2018

Learn how Farm Excellence is benefiting David Goodier's 230-sow pig farm

25 June 2018

By opening up his unit to fellow producers and the allied industry, David has benefited from the pooling of ideas

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