Many nutritionists are faced with a plethora of mineral choices with not much information on the differences between them. The differences between minerals have different results and should be understood in order to maximize profitability.
For swine producers seeking more lucrative performance, MINTREX® chelated trace minerals are a top-class chelated source of trace minerals that optimize key production parameters above levels obtained by other trace mineral sources. Only MINTREX can reduce sow culling by up to 35%, increase piglet production by up to 14%, and increase progeny bodyweight by up to 9%.
What is the nutrient value of certain feed ingredients for pigs? In order to find that out, sometimes it's essential to measure the digestibility by the end of the small intestine. Pig Progress observed cannulated pigs at Green Acres farms, Missouri, USA.
Producers take great care over the diet of the piglet in order to ensure performance beyond expectations, but what about the sow? A well-nourished sow has proven to pass her health and productivity...
Intestinal challenges are a common cause of production losses during the post-weaning period. Damage to the intestinal barrier caused by pathogens reduces health and absorption of nutrients. It is well known that antibiotics inhibit growth of certain pathogenic microorganisms and can be used to boost piglet performance.
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