Worker injuries bite into pork production profits

Safety research | Barn workers videotaped 
to examine how to prevent health problems

All that pinching, squeezing and clipping can take their toll on a pig producer, not to mention the lifting, bending and twisting. Hog production has among the heaviest physical tasks in agriculture and is prone to a variety of injuries. Many producers do a good job of tracking their animals’ performance but tend to overlook […] Read more