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- Ren, P.; Yang, X.J.; Railton, R.; Jendza, J.; Anil, L.; Baidoo, S.K.
- Animal reproduction science 2018 v.188 pp. 21-34
- piglets, etc ; backfat; body weight; diet; energy; feed intake; lactation; litter size; pregnancy; reproductive performance; sows; weaning; weight gain; Show all 13 Subjects
- ... The current study investigated the effects of different levels of feed intake during 4 short periods of gestation and of housing systems on sow and litter performance. A total of 255 multiparous sows were allotted to 1–4 dietary treatments using a randomized complete block design blocking by initial body weight (BW), backfat (BF) and parity. Sows were housed either in individual stalls (n=129) or ...