Heatwave puts piggery ventilation systems under pressure
With temperatures recently hitting peaks of up to 32oC (90oF) inside piggeries, ventilation systems have been tested to their limits, says an environmental specialist. These temperatures have exposed a lack of maintenance as the major cause of poor performance.
A new approach to foot bathing
With targets to reduce national flock lameness to 5% by 2015, Progiene have launched a new footbath solution to the sheep market.