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Durability of Sensors Key in Tracking Biosecurity and Animal Welfare Parameters
June 7, 2021
A professor with the University of Saskatchewan reports progress in the development of the sensors that can be used to track the conditions within swine transport vehicles that affect biosecurity and animal welfare.
Scientists Explore Role of Lysine in Sow Mammary Tissue Development
May 13, 2021
Researchers with Agriculture and Agri-Food Canada expect to know by fall whether increasing the lysine content in sow rations during late gestation will stimulate the development of mammary tissue.
Stimulation of Sow Mammary Development Improves Performance of Piglets
May 4, 2021
As part of research being conducted on behalf of Swine Innovation Porc scientists are looking at novel feeding strategies to increase the milk yields of replacement gilts and lactating sows to improve the growth and weaning weights of suckling pig.