Sows housed in groups: results of the first building conversions and site conditions under environmental enrichment methods: two essentials for compliance with the Code
Building and livestock management
Aim / objectives:
Compile and communicate to Quebec swine farmers information regarding the first conversions of maternity units to group housing of gestating sows and explain the different environment enrichment methods for living space, not only for sows housed in groups but also for pigs in finishing units.
Valérie Dufour; Marie-Aude Ricard