Status report on the technical, economic and operational performances generated by the new livestock systems used for weighing and automatic sorting of finisher pigs


Final report (French)
Features - Porc Québec, February 2008 (French)

Building and livestock management | Management and Economics

Aim / objectives:
Carry out a survey of Quebec farms to determine the current situation regarding the technical, economic and operational performance of new livestock systems in large groups of pigs in finishing units that are using pig weighing and automatic sorting technology.

Project Manager:
Francis Pouliot
CDPQ Team:
Yvonne Richard; Valérie Dufour; Joël Rivest; Johanne Nadeau; Christian Klopfenstein