Conventional methods of warming piglets in the creep area relied on heat lamps (left) which lead to piglets piling on top of each other and near the sow, increasing crush risk. The Haven (right) exposes piglets to ample, evenly distributed heat. Pigs use the entire area of non-heated mat with little piling and safely away from the crush zone. National Hog Farmer readers like this concept so much that through online voting they chose the FarrPro Haven as winner of this year’s Producers’ Choice award.
FarrPro recently completed their investment seed round and have successfully raised the amount of capital needed to support the company's ongoing development and... (read the full article at Clay & Milk)
An awesome night with Gov Kim Reynolds @IAGovernor and Lt Gov Adam Gregg @IALtGov in Washington, IA! It was great to hear the "state of the State" from them and to also reaffirm that they will soon be back in Washington for an update on the serviceability pilot of our Haven product at JWV Pork! We are so grateful for their support and for their commitment to entrepreneurs in Iowa!