Estienne, Mark J.

Scientific Assessment of the Welfare of Dry Sows Kept in Individual Accommodations
Category: Estienne, Mark J.
March, 2009

The use of individual gestation accommodations (IGAs) for dry sows in commercial pork production is an issue that has raised much debate. Public perceptions and misconceptions of welfare issues have the potential to dramatically impact swine production.

Swine Carcass Disposal Options for Routine and Catastrophic Mortality
Category: Estienne, Mark J.
July, 2008

This Issue Paper provides a critical assessment of information available on methods of swine carcass […]