Stalosan® Piggidip

PiggidipStalosan®PiggiDip is a mineral-based product, formulated for quick and effective drying of the newborn piglets. The product is so fluffy that animals literally sink in it. Drying is a very important process, allowing piglets to save the limited energy available at birth. Stalosan® PiggiDip reduces the risk of chilling and is vital for their survival and growth. Research shows that PiggiDip can reduce the mortality among preweaned with more than 2% and it is extremely cost effective. 60% less Stalosan® PiggiDip is needed for piglet drying compared to the world leading products.


Measurement Negative control Stalosan Piggidip Competetive product
No. piglets 79 70 52
Total birth weight 88.8 76.0 54.4
Av. piglet birth weight 1,124 1,086 1,046
Qty. product for 50 piglets 0 1.00 1.63
No. dead piglets 15 11 10
Mortality % 19 16 19



● Piglets reach the teats within the first few minutes of birth
● Piglets can suckle and acquire the passive immunity through the maternal colostrum. The performance is maximised with higher weaning weight as well as lower preweaning mortality by drying the piglets at birth.
● Very easy and efficient way of drying piglets.
● Cost effective for the pig producers.
● Practice shows that one bag containing 34 litres of Stalosan® PiggiDip will dry 325-350 piglets.


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