Photoperiod , Timed Weaning and Reproductive Performance of Sows

@inproceedings{Connor2007PhotoperiodT,
  title={Photoperiod , Timed Weaning and Reproductive Performance of Sows},
  author={Laurie Connor},
  year={2007}
}
Background and Objectives: Strategies that enhance sow estrus detection and the correct time of mating/insemination are critical to reproductive and economic advancement of individual herds and of the swine industry. The domestic pig, whose ancestors were short-day seasonal breeders, still retains some the responsiveness to photoperiod (daylength) change… CONTINUE READING