The latest pig nutrition and feeding strategies, scientific research, news and analysis from the editors of Feed Strategy magazine to help swine producers raise disease-free livestock and provide a balance of nutrients to meet the ever-changing health needs of sows, piglets, gilts, boars and hogs.
Growth will help meet demands for high-quality pork in Japan
August 3, 2018
HyLife’s recent feed mill expansion in Killarney, Manitoba, Canada, has not only helped the company reach new heights in its production ability, but it has also rejuvenated the economy in rural southwestern Manitoba.
Meat quality can be improved by feeding animals the right feed additives, according to Alltech research scientist Rebecca Delles, who spoke at the ONE18: The Alltech Ideas Conference in Lexington, Kentucky in May.
Ralco announced, effective June 1, Ralco EnMAX nursery premixes will be available with valine. The addition of valine marks continued development in Ralco’s extensive amino acid knowledge that helps power EnMAX nutrition and leads to diets with less soybean meal and more low-cost energy in corn.
Area of animal nutrition science meant to address pig production challenges
June 8, 2018
DuPont Industrial Biosciences has introduced a cutting-edge approach on an area of animal nutrition science termed “nutribiosis” that maps the interaction between gut and immune function, nutrition and the microbiome, bringing new insights to the industry.