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Comparison of behavioural activities and weight gain in suckling piglets kept on straw or slatted floors



Comparison of behavioural activities and weight gain in suckling piglets kept on straw or slatted floors



34th Annual Meeting of the European Association for Animal Production, Madrid, Spain, 3rd 6th October, 1983 Volume II Summaries Study Commissions Cattle, Sheep and Goats, Pigs, Horses: 758-759



For 12 German Landrace litters, piglets kept on straw tended to have a higher growth rate than piglets kept on slatted floors.

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