Effects of birth weight, parity and litter size on pig performance, health and welfare

09-Dec-2016 (2 years 1 months 9 days ago)

The animals that were retained several times throughout the flow originated from sows with lower average parity. They had a much lower carcass weight (around 10kg) and a higher average score for lameness, pleurisy and enzootic pneumonia lesions.

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