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Encourage rapid feed uptake after weaning

Persuading piglets to eat enough during the distractions and stresses of weaning is not an easy task. Further problems develop the longer feed intake is depressed, due to the sensitive nature of the development intestinal epithelium. Feed formulation is essential in maintaining a smooth growth curve.

This article can also be found at Feed Mix, volume 12, no. 2


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