Blog - July / 2019
All the latest information about the pig sector, and Rotecna's activities.
Dionisio Torres: “With the dositronic we have recovered the body condition of the sows”
30 of July of 19 - Success stories
With a ten-year long history and a lengthy background in the sector, this small farm has 80 sows in a closed cycle.
Germany’s worst pig production since 2011
26 of July of 19 - News
Meat production in German commercial slaughterhouses declined in the financial year 2018. The Federal Statistical Office (Destatis) reported that, compared to the previous year, productivity fell by 1.5%, reaching 8 million tonnes.
Advantages of fertilization with mechanically separated pig slurry
15 of July of 19 - Studies
To use pig slurry as fertiliser, we must know its nutritional composition, the value and fertiliser efficiency of each of them, the specific needs of each crop in each of its growth phases and its productivity per hectare. This will allow us to calculate the dose and application period to adjust the supply of nutrients to their extraction, after which, we must use an application method to ensure a homogeneous distribution.