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Hyperprolific sows: Focusing on digestive welfare

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Hyperprolific sows: Focusing on digestive welfare

Related categories: Functional additives, Probiotics/prebiotics

In the last two decades, litter size has grown tremendously, with consequences both on the sows and the piglets. Hyperprolific sows are notably different from standard sows, so it is important to adapt their diet.  In this white paper you will find:

  • How hyperprolificacy impacts sows and piglets
  • Which are the benefits of feeding live yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae CNCM I-1079 to hyperprolific sows
  • Expert interview with Professor C. OLIVIERO, from University of Helsinki on sow welfare and nesting behavior
  • Practical recommendations on nutritional strategies to improve sows welfare and performance

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