The Ontario Pork Congress – Canada’s largest pig show – is getting set to host its 44th annual event on June 21 and 22 in Stratford, Ontario. The congress brings together all segments of the pork industry in order to showcase the latest technologies, services, wares, products, programs and related resources.
EASYFIX attends Ontario Pork Congress
EASYFIX will be exhibiting a full range of environmental enrichment devices at this year’s Ontario Pork Congress. The EASYFIX Astro andLuna range of floor and hanging devices are made from high-quality natural rubber, the products are pliable, durable and provide a good bite. The enrichment ranges are already working extremely well on university research farms and commercial farms in Ireland and Germany.
The new EASYFIX Luna range of floor products are designed to provide environmental enrichment for pigs. There are four products in the new range, developed specifically for piglets, weaners, finishers and sows.
Benefits of EASYFIX Luna Environmental Enrichment Devices
- Environmental enrichment helps to reduce tail, ear and side biting.
- The pig enrichment devices remain at floor level, imitating the pig’s natural posture and behaviour.
- Up to 6 pigs can interact with the device at the same time.
- The Astro combines mobility and rollability, whilst always remaining in reach.
- No cleaning required.
Features of EASYFIX Luna Environmental Enrichment Devices
- Made from a high-quality natural rubber compound.
- Unique design with 12 protruding rubber legs.
- Only 3 legs are in contact with the floor at any time.
- Brightly coloured for easy observation in the pen.
The Astro 200 is a suspended product designed by EASYFIX to provided environmental enrichment for finisher and sows. Made from high-quality natural rubber, the product is pliable, durable and provides a good bite.
Goal of the Pork Congress
Joe Dwyer the 2017 Ontario Pork Congress President said that, while he’s seen the hog industry grow and evolve, the goal of Pork Congress remains unchanged. “This is an event that’s always been about bringing together all segments of our industry to showcase the latest technologies, services and products, while promoting the health and quality of pork.”
Where and when
The 44th annual Ontario Pork Congress will be held June 21 and 22, 2017 at the Stratford Rotary Complex in Stratford, Ontario.
EASYFIX will be located in Agriplex at booth E3. Call by and talk to Shane or Doug on the latest range of environmental enrichment devices for pigs.