The goal is to record the sows' feeding level when fed manually.
Tips on pigs: farm management techniques
This watch has three circles: the blue one represents the hours, the green one the liveborn piglets, and the red one the stillborn piglets.
The goal is to lose as little time as possible when looking for someone on the farm.
Improve the piglets' comfort in the fattening rooms without compromising ventilation by placing an insulating material over the pens.
Wrap the sow's card in a transparent plastic bag and write down on it the information with a thick marker.
The strategy involves synchronizing the gilts so they come into heat at the same time, in order to properly manage the number of inseminations targeted for each lot.
A simple system that uses plastic and adhesive tape to prevent the entry of unfiltered air into a barn can also serve as a safe method to prevent inappropriate non-biosecure personnel movement.