Optical Dust Meters May Misestimate Dust Concentrations in Animal Barns

Download the complete article Dust is a major air quality issue associated with livestock facilities. In an animal barn, dust particles can originate from feeds,...

Three features of productive electronic sow feeding systems

If your sows could choose a style of group housing, they would pick the one designed to keep them calm and comfortable. Electronic sow...

Air Quality Inside Livestock Barns

Introduction In modern livestock barns, proper indoor air quality is imperative to maintain the health and productivity of farm workers and animals. Some problems related...

AP Offers New On-Site Training, Equipment Audits for Swine Producers

AP (Automated Production Services) has introduced three new on-site services to provide swine producers with barn controller training and equipment audits. Called AP Services, the...

Three features of productive electronic sow feeding systems

Pen and feeder design go hand-in-hand to create optimal group housing system If your sows could choose a style of group housing, they would pick...

Using the Right Feeder for More Successful Ad-libitum Feeding in Farrowing

Larger litter sizes and longer wean ages are increasing the nutrient demand on sows, making feed management during lactation a key part of efficient...

Why Wet/Dry Feeding?

Natalia Heisterkamp, Director of Global Strategy at Crystal Spring Hog Equipment, tells us a little bit about the benefits and advantages of wet/dry feeding The...

The factors of a healthy barn climate for pigs

The barn climate has a direct influence on the health of the pigs and is determined by a number of factors; The...

The different ventilation options for pig barns

Basically, you have the choice between two ventilation principles in pig farming: natural and mechanical. One advantage of natural ventilation is the low investment...

4 reasons to take control of sow feed intake

Automated feeding improves sow health and weaning pig performance. Each day, you navigate the challenges of pig farming – doing more work with seemingly less...
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