Updates to Portec Pig Site

Question and answers:

Q. I wish to look at the spreadsheets but I get: Need to download Microsoft office web components and there is no link?

A.  Click here to download office web components.  Once loaded a pop-up bar will ask if you want to run Active X Control - click yes.  The spreadsheets should now work.   [email protected]

Feburary 2010 

Slaughterhouse - I have fat pigs what can I do?

Calculate the days to slaughter

Growth rate impact on days to slaughter

Yield characteristics

Summer infertility - discussion paper

Batching - farrowing events

Variation elimination - looking at data

When I breed sows when will they farrow

Pig flow - effect of finishing floor space

Pig flow basics on herd size and room requirements

Batch event planner

Batch mating and their farrowing dates

Costs associated with increasing weaning age

Costs associated with increasing weaning weight

A new course available from Portec Australia

A review of batch farrowing place as a production tool