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Montse Palau

Montse Palau is an experienced Spanish freelance agricultural journalist.


Spanish P Plus Farm in Albesa Ramadera

New pig farm technology improves profitability, productivity

Spanish P Plus Farm project shows how profits and efficiency can be compatible with animal welfare.
The Spanish Optimal Pork Production Group, OPP, developed one of the most technologically advanced pig farm in terms of production, efficiency and profitability. The innovative P Plus Farm is the brainchild of Joan Sanmartin, the group’s manager director, who said she believes European animal welfare regulations have opened up an opportunity to demonstrate that these requirements are not incompatible with a pig farm’s profitability.  
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