Agricultural and Biosystems Engineering, Animal Science, Iowa Agriculture and Home Economics Experiment Station
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Pork Industry Handbook
Pork producers in the United States who are looking for lower cost structures for raising pigs have shown a great deal of interest in hoop structures or hooped shelters as facilities for housing market or finishing pigs. Producers need to be aware of the advantages and disadvantages of this type of housing.
This bulletin becomes public property upon publication and may be printed verbatim with credit to MSU [Michigan State University].
Michigan State University
Honeyman, Mark S.; Koenig, Frederick Wm.; Harmon, Jay D.; Lay, Don C. Jr.; Kliebenstein, James B.; Richard, Thomas L.; and Brumm, Michael C., "Managing Market Pigs in Hoop Structures" (2000). Animal Science Publications. 958.