In a series of articles, swine reproduction and insemination specialist, Javier Gil Pascual, addresses the key aspects of oestrus stimulation and detection, and insemination.
History and current status of the Iberian breed, an autochthonous pig breed of the Iberian Peninsula.
Gilts have more returns to estrus... but why?
History and current status of Gascon pig breed. This French autochthonous breed, which almost disappeared, now enjoys a new boom.
Some routines are widely used on the daily work of pig farms and we can even think that there is some good logic behind them, but have they been scientifically tested?
Which indicator best reflects performance - farrowing rate or non-productive days?
History and current status of Black Slavonian (Crna slavonska) pig breed, an autochthonous pig breed in the Republic of Croatia.
History and current status of Cinta Senese pig breed, one of the Italian autochthonous pig breeds.