Mother vs human contact: which is better for piglets?


One way to lessen the stress experienced during weaning is to promote the development of stress resilience in pigs. This can be achieved by allowing piglets to have contact with their mother or interact with humans during the early stages, positively impacting their ability to handle stress in the ...

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Ha Thu
Regional Correspondent and Assistant Editor, Asian Pork Magazine, Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam. Ha Thu’s ‘Income from waste, the next big thing in animal production’ explores how processing livestock waste can be an environmentally sustainable, income-generating solution.