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Colostrum Managment

Once baby pigs have had a belly full of colostrum, you can begin processing litters. Your farm may do this any time within the first three days of life, and it will be one of the first major interactions you will have with the baby pigs besides monitoring sows as they farrow. Doing this with clean, sharp equipment and with …

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Sleeving and Oxytocin

Are you up to your elbow in decisions? Sleeving and oxytocin are important elements of farrowing, but should only be used when necessary. Learn more at Pork Avenue Training Portal in our Day One Pig Care Lesson Series. To learn when you should sleeve or administer oxytocin, check out our Quick Tips Mini-lesson: Sleeving and Oxytocin. Head over to www.porkavenuetraining.com and …