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on July 10, 2018

6 lesser-known compounds to control piglet diarrhea

Beyond additives, fiber, protein and other common practices, there is an advanced level where piglet nutrition is examined under a magnifying glass to ensure that piglets do not suffer.

When formulating a diet for pigs, diarrhea remains a major concern for the nutritionist. In fact, the younger the animal that will receive the designed diet, the greater the risk of diarrhea. This is why some nutritionists avoid formulating diets for piglets, while they feel quite comfortable formulating diets…

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