Group sow housing reduces energy costs

Group sow housing reduces energy costs

Category : Pork , Uncategorized

Work done at the Prairie Swine Centre has found that group sow housing can lower energy costs for producers. By housing sows in groups, room temperatures can be reduced from 15C to 9-10 C, reducing energy costs by approximately 78 per cent.

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