Considerations in Selecting a Swine Misting-Cooling System

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The growth performance of animals is often affected by extreme environmental conditions. In the case of swine, generally a cold environment will increase feed intake as the pig strives to maintain body temperature, while warmer environments may reduce growth, increase body maintenance demands, and subject the animal to environmental stress. Confinement… (More)

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@inproceedings{Bridges2004ConsiderationsIS, title={Considerations in Selecting a Swine Misting-Cooling System}, author={T. Bridges and Richard S. Gates and D. G. Overhults and Larry Turner}, year={2004} }