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Swine Production Management - Biosecurity Manual

Application of Lime Wash

  1. Wear goggles and gloves
  2. Obtain a large plastic bucket
  3. Mix Burnt or Builders Lime (CaCO3) with 6 liters of water into a pasty liquid. Mix one third lime with 2/3 water
  4. Add 30 mls to 4 liters Antec Farm Fluid S (a disinfectant) to the mixture
  5. Brush onto the surface using a soft household brush
  6. It is possible to dedicate a pressure washer to assist the painting of lime, use the washer as a spray gun
  7. Leave to dry for 24 hours. If this time span is not available, do not lime wash any surface the pig is going to lie on as this will result in burns

 

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