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Proceedings, Symposium on Swine Housing and Well-Being, P.O.R.K. Academy 2002, Kent Feeds / edited by Richard Reynnells.

Author/creator Symposium on Swine Housing and Well-being (2002 : Des Moines, Iowa)
Format Book and Print
Publication InfoBeltsville, Md. : U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Agricultural Research Service, National Agricultural Library, Animal Welfare Information Center, [2003]
Descriptionvi, 92 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Other author/creatorReynnells, Richard D.
Other author/creatorPork Checkoff (Program)
Other author/creatorUnited States. Cooperation State Research, Education, and Extension Service. Plant and Animal Systems.
Other author/creatorPurdue University.
Other author/creatorAnimal Welfare Information Center (U.S.)
Contents session 1. Stockmanship and training: An A and five E's : training stockpeople to be maximizers of pig state-of-being / Stanley E. Curtis ; Ethical considerations of pork production / W. Ray Stricklin ; Availability of resources, models, and training programs / Cynthia P. Smith (see Appendix F) ; Overview of the evaluation of stockmanship / Peter English -- session 2. Practical sow housing system design: Introduction / Larry R. Miller ; The crate / John McGlone ; Group housing of sows in small pens : advantages, disadvantages and recent research / E.A. Pajor ; Sow well-being in extensive gestating sow housing : outdoor and hoop barn systems / M.S. Honeyman ; Large group systems for gestating sows / Rebecca Morrison -- session 3. Consumer perspectives: Introduction / Lew Smith ; USDA Process Certified Program / James L. Riva.
General note"Co-sponsored by Pork Checkoff and the United States Department of Agriculture, Cooperative State Research, Education, and Extension Service, Plant and Animal Systems, Animal Well-Being Project funds administered by Purdue University."
General note"Proceedings ... June 5, 2002, Des Moines, Iowa"--Cover.
General noteShipping list no.: 2003-0264-P.
General note"May 2003."
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references.
GPO item number0095-A-01
Govt. docs number A 17.2:SW 6

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