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Effects of concentration of calcium and phosphorus and 1-alpha-hydroxycholecalciferol (1-α-OH-D3) on digestibility and retention...

Absorption of Ca and P by active transport in the small intestine is regulated by calcitriol, which is the active form of vitamin D...

Negotiate your feed additive purchase with confidence-Guy Soreq from Glowlit educates us his business...

Get in the “Swineweb” with Glowlit. This Feed Additive service allows you to Negotiate your feed additive purchase with confidence Compare your price quotes to...

Choice US launches the CG36 gilt

On September 3, 2020 Choice officially launched the CG36 gilt in the US through a virtual webinar. The CG36 is the culmination of the best...

Podcast: Effect of formulating diets based on STTD Ca:STTD P and inclusion of phytase...

Vanessa Lagos, a Ph. D. candidate from the Stein Monogastric Nutrition lab, presents the results of an experiment designed to test whether ratios between...

Sow mortality records need an overhaul

Reprinted from: PigHealthToday.com The upward trendline of sow mortality over the past several years is noteworthy and needs to be addressed. But until farms have...

Mineral composition of commercially available feed phosphatesomposition of commercially available feed phosphates

In the first of three presentations based on his Master's thesis work, Diego Andres Lopez examines the concentrations of calcium, phosphorus, other beneficial macro...

Carthage Veterinary Conference, full recap and awards announcement

Carthage Veterinary Service hosted its 31st Annual Swine Conference on August 24, 2021 in Quincy, IL. This conference provided producers with quick fire sessions...

Comparing PDCAAS and DIAAS to evaluate protein quality of roasted and raw pistachio nuts

Hannah Bailey, a Ph. D. student in the Stein Monogastric Nutrition Laboratory, discusses an experiment she conducted to determine the protein digestibility corrected amino...

Extruded grains may be better for pigs

Extrusion is the norm in the pet and aqua feed industries, yet it remains unusual for swine feed in the United States. But the...

Asay Farms: Pig Barn Tour

Join us for a tour of a finishing barn where the Asays are receiving a load of "feeder" pigs. These pigs move into the...
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