Hog Raising Business Guide, Part 4 Housing

Recommended Space Allocation for Animals and Equipment

Pre-farrowing gilts can be housed in a pen dimension size of 2.0 cubic meter, with the ceiling height of 3.0 cubic meter. Door height is ideally at 1.0 m, feeder space at 35-45 cubic meter and partition wall at 1.20m.

Pre-farrowing sows can be housed in a pen dimension size of 2.7 cubic meter, with the ceiling of 3.0 cubic meter. Door height is ideally at 1.0 m, feeder space at 45-50 cubic meter and partition wall at 1.20 – 1.50 m.

Post farrowing, young sows in pens with solid flooring can be housed in a pen dimension size of 4.12 cubic meter, with the ceiling height of 3.0 cubic meter. Door height is ideally at 1.0 m, feeder space at 35-45 cubic meter and partition wall at 1.20m.

Post farrowing, young sows in pens with slatted flooring can be housed in a pen dimension size of 3.0 cubic meter, with the of 3.0 cubic meter. Door height is ideally at 1.0 m, feeder space at 45-50 cubic meter and partition wall at 1.20 m.

Mature sows at post-farrowing in pens with solid flooring can be housed in a pen dimension size of 5.62 cubic meter, with the ceiling height of 3.0 cubic meter. Door height is ideally at 1.0 m, feeder space at 45-50 cubic meter and partition wall at 1.20m.

Mature sows at post-farrowing in pens with slatted flooring can be housed in a pen dimension size of 3.0 cubic meter, with the of 3.0 cubic meter. Door height is ideally at 1.0 m, feeder space at 45-50 cubic meter and partition wall at 1.20 m.

Herd sows may be housed in a pen dimension size of 2.7 cubic meters, with the ceiling height of 3.0 cubic meters. Door height for herd sows is ideally at 1.0 m, feeder space at 40-50 cubic meter and partition wall at 1.20-1.50 m.

Boars in pens with matting may be housed in a pen dimension size of 6.0 cubic meters, with the ceiling height of 3.0 cubic meters. Door height is ideally at 1.0 m, feeder space at 40-50 cubic meters and partition wall at 1.20-1.50 m.

Weaning pens with solid flooring may have the dimension size of 0.40 cubic meter, with the ceiling height of 3.0 cubic meter. Door height is ideally at 0.60 m, feeder space at 20 cubic meters and partition wall at 0.75 m.

Weaning pens with slatted flooring may have the dimension size of 0.20-O.30 cubic meter, with the ceiling height of 3.0 cubic meter. Door height is ideally at 0.60 m, feeder space at 20 cubic meters and partition wall at 0.75 m.

Growing-Finishing pigs at 23 kg to 60 kg may be housed in a pen dimension size of 0.60 – 0.70 cubic meter, with the ceiling height of 3.0 cubic meter. Door height is ideally at 1.0 m, feeder space at 25 cubic meters and partition wall at 1.0 m.

Growing-Finishing pigs at 60 kg to 90 kg may be housed in a pen dimension size of 0.90 cubic meter-l.oocubic meters, with the ceiling height of 3.0 cubic meter. Door height is ideally at 1.0 m, feeder space at 25 cubic meters and partition wall at 1.0 m.

 

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