Pain caused by farrowing in sows

Pain caused by farrowing in sows

E.Mainau, D. Temple, P. Llonch, X.Manteca More information Download PDF Technical document Farrowing is a painful and risky process for both the sow and the newborn piglets. Difficult farrowing (dystocia) is associated with severe pain resulting from prolonged...
Hennovation guidelines: End-of-Lay

Hennovation guidelines: End-of-Lay

D.Temple, C.Weeks, T.van Niekerk, X.Manteca Download PDF Guidelines Towards the end of the laying period (EoL), the hens are either removed from the laying houses and taken to the slaughterhouse for human consumption or slaughtered on site and destroyed. The end of...
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