why are boars housed near sows??

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    • #1644

      why are boars housed near sows, before/after breeding? and what is the critical temperature for pigs and are they kept at this temperature??

      thank you

    • #17254

      boars next to pigs might bring on ovulation…..but i think your confused with teaser rams, for sheep. ans all of the pig houses have different tempeatures. eg. the farrowing house. if you specify more i can help you out. i’ll check back around 6 and tomorrow so wb

    • #17255

      heat is important for them especially commercial pig farms so that they can use their food to put on weight instead of trying to keep them selfs warm ever heard of good food conservation ratio.

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