Macquarie University, Sydney Macquarie University ResearchOnline

Showing items 1 - 3 of 3.

Add to Quick Collection   All 3 Results

  • First
  • Previous
  • 1
  • Next
  • Last
Sort:
 Add All Items to Quick Collection
Date: 2008
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1161407
Description: Growth models are used commercially to determine feeding strategies that improve profitability on pig farms. A simulation study was conducted to determine the impact of genotype (fat, normal and lean) ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
Date: 2006
Language: eng
Resource Type: book chapter
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/16671
Description: Nonlinear optimisation and a pig growth model are combined with the traditional use of linear programming to maximise gross margin per pig place per year for the pig producer. Emphasis in this paper i ... More
Date: 2005
Language: eng
Resource Type: journal article
Identifier: http://hdl.handle.net/1959.14/1175578
Description: Reduction of environmental mineral pollution, while maintaining profitability, is one of the major challenges faced by the pig industry today. This paper describes a computer-based growth simulation s ... More
Reviewed: Reviewed
  • First
  • Previous
  • 1
  • Next
  • Last