Pigs For Transport

Forum: Transportation of Hogs is Receiving Greater Attention by Producers, Haulers and Packers

Published on: 01/21/2009
Source : Virginia Cooperative Extension Livestock Update
Transporting livestock by truck and trailer has been a cornerstone of the meat industry for many years. Fed hogs and cattle must be transferred from the point of finishing to packing plants. Transport of feeders from one site to the finishing location and transport of replacement breeder stock is equally important. In recent years transport of hogs and cattle has received an increasing amount of a...
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January 21, 2009
This is really interesting. As a pig-hauler myself, I believe that there are certain accidents that cannot be totally avoided and beyond anyone's control.

Nice article...
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