The dark side of pig mineral nutrition

When it comes to your animals’ mineral diet, you’ve likely never been thinking about “Star Wars” but just like the characters of the epic...

Open House Showcases New State-of-the-Art Horace Feed Mill

The opening of a new feed mill is a rare occurrence. It’s even a rarer event for the public to be invited to tour...

More feeder space helps slow-growing pigs in nursery phase

Quick facts Feeder design and access is the main factor affecting pig feed intake of a nutritionally-balanced diet to meet their nutrient needs. If pigs...

USDA Issues: “Feed Outlook” Report

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

New ADM Animal Nutrition™ Facility Uses Industry-Leading Technology to Meet Customer Needs for Livestock...

Archer Daniels Midland Company (NYSE: ADM) today celebrated the opening of its new, high-tech feed facility in Columbus, Nebraska. “Earlier this spring, we opened our...

Diet Supplement May Improve Sow Performance During Lactation

The 2003 agricultural statistics from the U.S. Department of Agriculture indicate that litter size per sow has increased over the past decade. As litter...

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...

What do we know about on-farm feed milling?

Authors: Danilo Sotto, Tom Scott and Denise Beaulieu Reference: Western Hog Journal Summer 2016 Based on research from the Kansas State University, an average feed particle size...

Adisseo Acquires Feed Additive Producer Nutriad

Bluestar Adisseo Co. announced Dec. 12 the acquisition of Nutriad, a global feed additive producer. This transaction is part of Adisseo's strategy to become...

Ileal digestibility of amino acids in selected feed ingredients fed to young growing pigs

Abstract An experiment was conducted to determine the standardized ileal digestibility (SID) of CP and AA in brewers rice, full-fat rice bran (FFRB), defatted rice...