Many factors influence sow longevity and survival. So how important is targeted feed management to a longer life of performance?
Product manager at Vilomix Kristina Ulrich Sørensen has written an article on the subject that has been published in Pig333.
Rising mortality rates among sow herds have become a global cause for concern in recent years. Despite efforts to improve animal survival, the many challenges faced during the sow’s lifecycle make it difficult to break the trend.
Even so, evidence is growing that a well-managed feed strategy is an important part of the solution.