Management and housing factors associated with piglet preweaning mortality.

@article{Friendship1986ManagementAH,
  title={Management and housing factors associated with piglet preweaning mortality.},
  author={Robert M. Friendship and Mary R. Wilson and I. K. R. McMILLAN},
  journal={The Canadian veterinary journal = La revue veterinaire canadienne},
  year={1986},
  volume={27 8},
  pages={307-11}
}
The purposes of this study were to establish piglet preweaning mortality rates on representative Ontario pig farms and to examine possible relationships between preweaning mortality and various management and environmental factors. Thirty randomly sampled farrow-to-finish herds were surveyed over a two year period. Mean preweaning mortality in liveborn pigs… CONTINUE READING