First Swine Toilet Undergoes Testing

22 December 2011, at 5:50am

THE NETHERLANDS - The Swine Research Farm Sterksel (Wageningen UR) in the Netherlands recently started to test the first prototype of a swine toilet.

The idea behind the concept is that pigs can defecate on a relatively small surface.

This way the manure can be directly transported away from the pig house, in turn leading to a lower ammonia emission.

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