Spray-dried animal plasma sourced from bovine, porcine or other animal origin is often used as a main feed ingredient in the diets of weanling piglets to improve growth performance. The objective of this study was to determine the effect of animal plasma in diets on the performance of piglets in the post-weaning period ...
This study was aimed to analyze the effects of spray-dried porcine plasma (SDPP) on the health of post weaning piglets challenged with diets contaminated with aflatoxins and fumonisins. Fifty-six male piglets (7.15 ± 0.61 kg) were allocated in four groups: CTL group received a regular diet; SDPP group received a regula ...
The peripartum sow undergoes a marathon of physiological changes from late pregnancy through parturition in preparation for lactation and is a period of high stress and inflammation. A transition feed for peripartum sows provided from late pregnancy through early lactation can provide more precise targeted nutrition an ...
Pig Health = Quality Pork = Rearing Profitably
Pig supply and pork trade could be further benefited by better-growing animals, from which meat of more superior quality can be extracted.
Greening Beef & Milk Production
With antibioticelimination solutions, healthier cattle can be bred to meet growing meat and milk demand.
Nutrition and feeding in sustainable aquaculture
As aquaculture is vital to global food security, the industry has to step up in overcoming hurdles by sourcing raw materials and producing more sustainably.
Over the week, the closing price of CBOT July soy futures fell further by 2%.
Hog supplies were tight, particularly as farmers withheld releases in view of stronger prices. Meanwhile, the government's pork reserves stockpiling lent support to the market.
Demand for choline chloride was poor, exerting pressure on the market. Producers cut prices readily in efforts to promote sales.
Previous product comparisons have found that Vilofoss' FreshFoss feed additive, which is used in cattle feed, is the "strongest product on the market," the company noted.
The world is depending on India for the supply of wheat as no fresh arrival is expected from anywhere in the world between now and July. However, India banned wheat exports from May 13 after a heatwave swept across the country and affected wheat production. Meanwhile, wheat crops in Ukraine and Russia are expected to mature in August and September. However, no one knows the extent of damage to Ukraine's wheat fields, warehouses and ports as a result of its war with Russia.