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The Dawn of Proposition 12 – More Questions than Answers!

The Dawn of Proposition 12 – More Questions than Answers!

I have designed group housing systems and worked with pork producers in the US for more than 20 years. If our industry is ever going to be satisfied with the outcomes from group housing of sows, then, in my opinion, we must continue to seek a better understanding of...

Easy for the People Easy for the Pigs #4

Easy for the People Easy for the Pigs #4

Maximus ESF - Built For . . . Utilizing Valuable Labor!I have been quoted as saying, “When group housing is too simple the sow is compromised but when it is too complex the people can become compromised. The result either way is that production suffers. No system is...