Development of an innovative feeding system for pregnant sows housed in groups


Status:
Completed

Feature - Porc Québec magazine - April 2014 (French)
Fact sheet - Innovative feeding system
Final report
 

Expertise:
Building and livestock management | Feeding and animal nutrition

Aim / objectives:
Develop an innovative feeding and group housing system for pregnant (gestating) sows, suitable for both small and large-scale farming operations, and that makes individualized feeding of sows cost effective/at lower costs.

Project Manager:
Sébastien Turcotte
CDPQ Team:
Valérie Dufour; Marie-Aude Ricard