Young Animal Nutrition

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Do young pigs need more help digesting soy-based feeds?

By Aerin Einstein-Curtis

Supplemental enzymes and multicarbohydrase may improve weaned pigs digestion of crude protein from soy-based feed ingredients, however current digestibility values may be miscalculated, say researchers.

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Special Edition: Early Animal Nutrition

Palatability of piglet diets on Trouw Nutrition's radar

By Jane Byrne

Nutreco's Trouw Nutrition has been running validation trials on the hydroxy based trace minerals – branded as Selko IntelliBond - it acquired when it bought US business, Micronutrients, at the beginning of 2016.

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Special Edition: Early Animal Nutrition

Novus investigates optimizing sow diets for piglet growth

By Aerin Einstein-Curtis

A Novus International roundtable on swine nutrition pointed to ongoing challenges in swine production and areas where research could improve piglet growth and development.