Validation of the insemination period targeted by the PigWatch system relative to ovulation in sows


Status:
Completed

Final Report
Summary
Poster presented at the Banff Pork Seminar
 

Expertise:
Building and livestock management

Aim / objectives:
Validate whether the insemination period targeted by the PigWatch system corresponds to the scientifically and physiologically determined time of ovulation in sows, and establish the concordance rate.

Project Manager:
Christian Klopfenstein
CDPQ Team:
Nathalie Plourde; Andréanne Caron; Raymond Deshaies; Éric Ouellette; Mélanie Poulin; Philippe McSween; Joël Rivest; Lilly Urizar; Agro-economist