Development of training materials and information on gestating sows housed in groups


Training Manual
Information Sheet - Floor feeding system (In French)
Information Sheet - Free-access feeding system with partial (shoulder) stalls (In French)
Information Sheet - Electronic Sow Feeding (ESF) automated feeding system (In French)
Information Sheet - Automated (ESF) feeding system with self-locking stalls (In French)
PowerPoint presentation - Different feeding systems for sows housed in groups (In French)
Barn layouts (plans) according to different systems (In French)

Building and livestock management

Aim / objectives:
Develop training materials to keep Quebec swine producers and industry stakeholders updated on housing gestating (pregnant) sows in groups.

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