Reducing Feed Wastage in Lactation

Author:  Dr. Dan Columbus, Prairie Swine Centre Publication: Centred on Swine, Spring 2017 Volume 23 Number 1 Summary: Electronic feeding systems have multiple advantages over manual...

Potential use of essential oils as an alternative to feed grade antibiotics in pork...

Can essential oils essentially replace antibiotics for pigs? Following implementation in the U.S. of the Veterinary Feed Directive in January, 2017, which bans the use...

Preventing Viral Transmission Through Feed

Could your feed be infected? The short answer is yes. The long answer is, while unlikely, depending on the country of origin, your feed could be...

Enzymatic digestion turns food waste into feed for growing pigs

Abstract Fruit, vegetable, meat, and dairy food waste were collected from supermarkets and enzymatically digested to generate food waste products, containing 90% smaller particles of...

USDA Issues: “Feed Outlook” Report

Source: USDA news release To view the complete report, click here. The September 2018 Feed Outlook report contains estimates for 2017/18 and projections for 2018/19 U.S....

Seven Key Questions to Ask Your Feed Supplier

In the wake of ongoing outbreaks of African swine fever in China, pork industry experts from the National Pork Board, the National Pork Producers...

Pork Industry Focuses on Feed Ingredients to Combat African Swine Fever Threat

Producers urged to ask questions of feed suppliers September 4, 2018 – With the expansion of the current outbreak of African swine fever (ASF) in...

Effects of Sangrovit® Extra on apparent ileal digestibility of amino acids, crude protein, acid...

Isoquinoline alkaloids (IQ) have anti-inflammatory, immunomodulatory and antimicrobial physiological effects. In this podcast, Carly Rundle, a Ph. D. student in the Stein Monogastric Nutrition...

When Does Creep Feeding Pay?

Weaned piglets are subjected to a number of nutritional, social and environmental stressors. They are separated from the sow, moved to a new environment,...

Dropping the puck on new opportunities

Feed industry experience helps Blake Copeland skate towards his dream of professional officiating success Blake Copeland has spent the past few years uniquely positioned as...