November 19, 2020

Assessment of Conformational Changes across Three Parities in Sows

By Benny Mote  Ph.D., Swine Extension Specialist, UNL Department of Animal Science    Replacement gilts are selected primarily on structure and conformation. These selection decisions, however, occur while gilts are still growing. Few studies have tracked sow conformational traits over time, and even fewer have done so by directly measuring the traits in an objective manner rather than by utilizing a subjective scoring system. Therefore, we measured conformational traits […]

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February 9, 2021

Annual Meeting

2021 Annual Meeting  Embassy Suites Hotel, Lincoln, NE      

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