Sustainability issues of U.S. swine production.

  title={Sustainability issues of U.S. swine production.},
  author={Mark S. Honeyman},
  journal={Journal of animal science},
  volume={74 6},
The incorporation of livestock into agricultural systems ensures a more sustainable agriculture. Sustainable swine production systems are defined as those that combine production and management techniques to enhance profit and improve the ecological and socioeconomic surroundings. Over the long term, the systems should maintain or enhance the environment and resource base, the quality of life for the producers and society as a whole, the profit level of producers, and the quality of pork… CONTINUE READING

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