Basic pig husbandry - grower herd
The period from 20 kg liveweight to slaughter can be divided into two stages: a grower phase from 20-50 kg and a finisher stage from 50 kg to slaughter.
The contents of this Primefact include the following:
- Growing stage: 20-50 kg
- Finishing stage: 50 kg to market weight
- 'all in, all out'
Published: 01 Feb 2006