Alternative Swine Management Systems

Alternative Swine Management Systems
  • Author : Ioan Hutu,Gary Onan
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 19 June 2019
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Alternative Swine Management Systems examines technologically humane substitutions for swine production, focusing specifically on hoop structure systems. Benefits of these alternatives include enhanced animal welfare and reduced capital cost. From small holders involved in low input pig farms, to larger commercial operations, this book instructs users on new technology to improve the quality of animal production, animal welfare and environmental protection points. Offers economically efficient, environmentally stable, and socially acceptable alternatives to swine farming Extends regions and climactic conditions for

Life Cycle Assessment of Alternative Swine Management Practices

Life Cycle Assessment of Alternative Swine Management Practices
  • Author : Prathamesh Avadhut Bandekar
  • Publisher : Unknown Publisher
  • Release : 20 October 2021
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Life Cycle Assessments (LCAs) are quantitative analyses of complex systems for evaluation of impacts and risk associated with management decisions. LCAs can be effective tools for determining comparative advantages of management strategies across specific impact concern. In this study, life cycle assessments of pork production management alternatives was performed. The alternative management practices included in this study were production of entire males (boars), use of pens for gestation housing, immunocastration, production without growth promoting antimicrobials, production without growth promoting and