Farmers interested in adopting free farrowing systems should take a look at our check-list of things to consider when making changes to farrowing accommodation.
They can also learn more about managing sows and piglets in these systems and the economics of free farrowing, including an interactive economic model simulation that lets you cost a system based on your farm.
Free farrowing checklist
Take a look at our check-list of things to consider when making changes or additions.
Free farrowing economics
Workout the costs for your farm of installing a new alternative farrowing system with our interactive model.
Free farrowing husbandry
Farmers working in free farrowing systems share tips on managing loose sows and achieving maximum piglet survival.