Click on “Download PDF” for the PDF version or on the title for the HTML version.
If you are not an ASABE member or if your employer has not arranged for access to the full-text, Click here for options.
HOUSING SOLUTION WITH STRAW BEDDING FOR WEANED PIGLETS
Published by the American Society of Agricultural and Biological Engineers, St. Joseph, Michigan www.asabe.orgCitation: 201-209 in Swine Housings II Proceedings of the 12-15 October 2003 Conference (Research Triangle Park, North Carolina USA), Publication Date 12 October 2003. 701P1303.(doi:10.13031/2013.15488)
Authors: M. Barbari , A. Gastaldo , P. Rossi
Keywords: Behavior, Animal welfare, Post-weaning phase, Straw bedding, Housing solutions
Weaned piglets can be housed in different kinds of systems. Recently several new solutions have been adopted by pig breeders to improve animal welfare and specially sanitary conditions.