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Feeding the high-performance sow

Having 30 piglets per sow per year is starting to become common practice. At the same time, this puts pressure...

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How to best feed the orphaned foal

Foals are dependent on a milk‐based diet for the first 3 to 4 months of life. If they are orphaned during this...

Feeding today’s food producing animals is like formulating a diet for Olympic athletes: a challenging task (with a few hurdles here and there), but one that can certainly be done. Photo: Dreamstime

Feeding Olympic athletes

It seems to be one of the main challenges for today’s nutritionists: how to feed the high performing farm animal?