Guy installs an air conditioner in the pigsty to cool the cattle
Recently, a video showing a farmer installing an air conditioner in his pigsty in Zigong, southwest China’s Sichuan Province, went viral on social media platforms. Video screenshot wutong
Recently, a video showing a farmer installing an air conditioner in his pigsty in Zigong, southwest China’s Sichuan Province went viral on social media platforms. The farmer surnamed Zeng, said that when he was cleaning the pigsty, he found the temperature there too high, around 37 or 38 C. Since the sow had just given birth to the pigs, Zeng worried the sow and her babies would not couldn’t stand the heat, so he installed an air conditioner to cool them down.
However, regarding this practice, Li Chunmei, a livestock veterinarian, said that the air conditioning load and cost are very high, and the ammonia gas generated by poultry manure would not be easy to emit, which can disadvantage pigs. growth. Normally, large farms use air coolers or fans to lower the temperature of livestock.
Zeng said he would also install a mini speaker in the pigsty. Some netizens said he was very tender with his cattle, while others said the weather in Sichuan had been scorching recently.