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Two Year Summary of the Performance of Finishing Pigs in Hoop Structures and Confinement during Winter and Summer

Authors: Mark S. Honeyman (Iowa State University) , Jay D. Harmon (Iowa State University)

  • Two Year Summary of the Performance of Finishing Pigs in Hoop Structures and Confinement during Winter and Summer

    Rhodes Research and Demonstration Farm

    Two Year Summary of the Performance of Finishing Pigs in Hoop Structures and Confinement during Winter and Summer

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Abstract

The objectives of the study were to document the performance of finishing pigs in hoops during the summer and winter, and to evaluate pig performance in hoops compared with pigs in a confinement housing system.

Keywords: Animal Science, Agriculture and Biosystems Engineering

How to Cite:

Honeyman, M. S. & Harmon, J. D., (2001) “Two Year Summary of the Performance of Finishing Pigs in Hoop Structures and Confinement during Winter and Summer”, Iowa State University Research and Demonstration Farms Progress Reports 2000(1).

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Published on
01 Jan 2001
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