Keeping piglets warm with farrowing heat mats


Piglets must be kept warm yet separate from their mother, which needs cooler air. A farrowing heat mat can help achieve this.Heat mats are meant to minimize heat loss through the floor and provide thermal support to the newborn piglet.

Swine consultant John Carr explained that piglets can lose t...

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Regional Correspondent and Assistant Editor Asian Pork Magazine, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Her ‘Biosecurity remains the best protection against diseases’ article emphasizes on most effective tools that can protect pigs against diseases like PRRS, PED, and ASF.