Management Economics

Interaction of Nursery and Growing—Finishing Space Allocation for Pigs

Author
  • Dean R. Zimmerman (Iowa State University)

Abstract

Although feed intake and growth rate data were inconclusive, pigs that were crowded for floor space in the nursery period may have been less negatively affected by crowding in the growing–finishing period than were pigs that had adequate floor space during the nursery period.

Keywords: ASL R1587

How to Cite:

Zimmerman, D. R., (1999) “Interaction of Nursery and Growing—Finishing Space Allocation for Pigs”, Iowa State University Animal Industry Report 1(1).

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Published on
01 Jan 1999
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