Development of evidence-based feeding strategies for lactating sows using novel and evolving feeding technologies.
Lead Applicant: Lee-Anne Huber
Research Priority: Competitive Production Systems
Program Type: Tier 1
Funding Cycle: 2020/2021
Research Centre: Arkell Swine Research Facility
Research Summary: Exploring feeding-related topics for adult female pigs including 1) the use of computerized feeding technologies for individualized feeding programs 2) the effects of individualized feeding on productivity and 3) developing evidence-based recommendations for feeding during the transition (prior to birth) and lactation periods.