Livestock Comfort at the Fair

 

A hot fair leaves fair exhibitors looking for coolness for both themselves and their fair animals. When temperatures reach above 80 degrees and the relative humidity is above 65 percent, comfort is certainly compromised. This kind of weather can be especially deadly for swine, as they have nonfunctioning sweat glands. Effects of heat stress are hard on livestock. Take a look at this facesheet for some suggestions to keep your animals cool.

Livestock Comfort at the Fair

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