The technology and perform of pig construction has replaced quickly over fresh many years; new husbandry practices, new understandings of development, copy and wellbeing and fitness, new appreciations of welfare and environmental effect, new dietary ways, and smooth reproductive and genetic options have all come into being, including the emergence of latest future health demanding situations.


Now in its 3rd version, this lengthy proven reference e-book at the administration, breeding, feeding, meals, future health and welfare of pigs has been absolutely revised to supply transparent and present details on either the sensible and clinical features of the pig undefined. With the aid of a brand new panel of overseas specialists and a senior editor, the general constitution now comprises enter from overseas centres throughout Europe and North America.


This variation includes:

  • Updated models of latest chapters;


  • Completely revised and new sections on: Pig meat and carcass caliber, replica, the upkeep of well-being, dietary worth of protein and amino acids in feed stuffs, worth of fat and oils in pig diets, Product advertising, Environmental administration, Simulation modelling;

  • Input from overseas authorities;


  • Many tables, diagrams, images and figures.

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