How to add a nurse sow on S4

Access: Management >farrowing> Data entry > Fostering piglet > add nurse sow

It will open the following window:

Fill the following data:

  • Sow ID
  • Quantity
  • Weaning age days

If you are adding only this nurse sow click on "save and close" if you have another nurse sow to add click on "save and continue". 

Note the rules to add a nurse sow:

  • The sow has to be empty, it cannot be lactating;
  • It has to receive the piglets on the same day as i's weaning
  • In case of abortion the pregnancy must have 100 minimum of 100 days, or the system will not allow the sow to be added as a nurse sow.