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Pelleted and wet feeding systems were used to study the influence of social ranking on feeding station occupation in groups of 16 sows. The results showed a strong correlation between social rank and age, weight and number of litters. Larger, older sows were higher ranking than gilts, were able to...

Ritter, E.; Weber, R.
KTBL-Schrift, 1989, No. 336, pp 132-141