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04-09-2017 - Problems in the start-up of milk production after farrowing is a familiar problem in Pig farming. How do we track down the cause of this problem?

04-09-2017 - Due to improved sow genetics the number of piglets per litter has been going up for years. For pig farmers it is quite a challenge to raise all of these piglets in good health. A larger number of piglets per litter means a decline in birth weights. This makes feed supplementation...

21-08-2017 - Often everything looks good on the first day after farrowing. But on the second or third day suddenly there are piglets in the farrowing room that have collapsed. The first thing that comes to mind is that the sow has too little milk. But a more careful look shows small spots of...

15-02-2011 - Farmers who are not sufficiently dedicated to breeding heifers cannot expect to achieve the high potential that these cattle were provided with genetically. In our visits to farms, we often see how the interests of dairy cows come first while heifers remain rather neglected.

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