Fertility of sows fed ad libitum with a high fibre diet during pregnancy.

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The effect of ad libitum (ADLIB) feeding strategy on the fertility of the group housed sow was studied in a prospective field trial during 1.5 years. All study animals farrowed under standard farrowing circumstances in crates, and they were provided with an ad libitum feeding throughout the 30-day lactation. After weaning, animals were randomly allocated to… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0531.2009.01477.x

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@article{Peltoniemi2010FertilityOS, title={Fertility of sows fed ad libitum with a high fibre diet during pregnancy.}, author={Olli A T Peltoniemi and Anssi Tast and Marina Heinonen and J Oravainen and Camilla Munsterhjelm and Outi H{\"a}lli and Claudio Oliviero and P H{\"a}meenoja and Juha V Virolainen}, journal={Reproduction in domestic animals = Zuchthygiene}, year={2010}, volume={45 6}, pages={1008-14} }