TITLE

Researching still-births

AUTHOR(S)
Lambkin, John
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Farmers Weekly;8/9/2002, Vol. 137 Issue 6, p84
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the research project which examined the occurrence and accuracy of recording of still-born piglets at Easton Lodge company. Information on the piglets which are classified born dead; Highlights of the research; Significance of the research.
ACCESSION #
7371330

 

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