TITLE

Extra moves on farm

AUTHOR(S)
Buss, Jessica
PUB. DATE
April 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;4/19/2002, Vol. 136 Issue 16, p57
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that many pig units in Great Britain, already renowned for their high level of disease control, are taking a further step to tighten biosecurity by breeding replacement gilts on-farm. Risk in bringing estimated 400 gilts a year for a 1000-sow unit; Factor that encouraged reconsideration of breeding strategies.
ACCESSION #
6681502

 

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