Tail-biting in growing-finishing pigs

Background: Tail biting is a common problem in swine production. Tail biting not only causes economic losses for pork producers, but also results in major negative implications for welfare of pigs. Currently, the common method to prevent tail biting is…

Assessment of Injuries in Pork Production Facilities

Working with pigs has its own inherent risks. The occurrence of injury in people working in agriculture is often higher than most other industries due to the changing nature of the workplace, the unpredictability of the animals, and the wide…