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Bovine colostrum a lucrative solution in piglet rearing

In piglet rearing, several problems occur: A lack of teats to accommodate the entire litter; milk quality differs markedly between teats and the litter hierarchy leaves the lower-quality milk to the weaker piglets, which can be detrimental and result in high piglet fatality, says Jens Villadsen.

This article can also be found at Feed Mix, volume 13, no. 1


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