2.7.1 Intensive Animal Production
220.127.116.11 Example 7
|Location of Example:
||118o00'34" East, 34o29'30" South
- Figure 18.104.22.168 shows a free range piggery, where part of the layout is circular to enable groups of pigs to be rotated at minimum stress to the pigs and operators.
- Shade shelters are visible in each of the paddocks. These are not permanent structures and may be moved over time.
- A central handling area is present in the hub of the paddocks spread around the circle layout.
- Access lanes are present, leading to the centre hub of the circular layout and along the centre of the rectangular paddocks
|Figure: 22.214.171.124 Representation of a Piggery in association with surrounding features.
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