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Novel enrichment materials and facility design to improve the welfare of pigs in commercial production systems in Ireland

The Irish pig industry is a highly homogeneous sector, with most pigs produced indoors in fully slatted systems. Although pork can be produced extremely efficiently in this way, there are growing moves towards adoption of systems which better meet pigs’ needs. Read more

Project at Brunel University: Improving livestock resilience by understanding the role of the microbiome in viral infection progression and antibiotic resistance

Project description. Pigs represent over 35% of agriculturally produced protein for consumption globally. Two major microbial threats to the UK porcine agri-sector are porcine reproductive and respiratory syndrome virus (PRRSV) and Classical Swine Fever Virus (CSFV). Read more
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