Sometimes, when working on the farm, we have to get up close to the sow to check its card in order to know its productive cycle. Or, whilst carrying piglets to be fostered, we ask ourselves, will that sow be a second parity one?
Lifting partitions in the farrowing unit allows piglets from different litters to mix, sharing teats and socializing.
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When productivity decreases, but productive efficiency is maintained...
There are many types of boot racks in the market, but we can build one ourselves with something available on any farm: a pallet.