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Feeding impacts shell quality, bird quality

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Feeding impacts shell quality, bird quality

The modern hen is very different from its predecessors but what are the slight adjustments that can make a difference for the layer/breeder, egg and chick?

Increased sensitivity central to successful soybean processing

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Increased sensitivity central to successful soybean processing

The production of soybean meal requires several processes including the application of a range of grinding, pressures and temperatures to extract the required oils, remove anti-nutrients (e.g. trypsin inhibitors) and increase digestibility. This can impact...

NIRS application for pork producers to deliver energy costs

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NIRS application for pork producers to deliver energy costs


It is widely recognised that raw material nutrient content varies between seasons, growing regions and even individual batches from the same source. However, the true extent of this variability and its potential economic impact remain much less...

Zero zinc oxide: holistic approaches to manage piglet gut health challenges

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Zero zinc oxide: holistic approaches to manage piglet gut health challenges

In recent decades, high levels of zinc oxide have been added to the post-weaning piglet’s diet to help manage gut disorders and performance losses. It is well accepted that including 2,000 to 3,000ppm of zinc oxide in the diet during the two weeks post-weaning...

Improving ruminant proteins efficiency with plant bioactive molecules

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Improving ruminant proteins efficiency with plant bioactive molecules

Animal production has undergone a consistent intensification process in recent decades, replacing pastures for grains, silage, and supplements at different levels. This process also forced a better use of pastures, leading to the growth of intensive confinement...

Putting feed intelligence into practice with raw materials

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Putting feed intelligence into practice with raw materials

Precision nutrition in animal nutrition is as important as ever for producers as they look to cope with high feed costs and remain competitive. With feed accounting for up to three quarters of animal production costs, rapid rises in cereal crop prices...