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By 2022, producers from the swine industry will have to look for alternatives to Zinc oxide utilisation. To address this topic and provide our partners from the industry with additional insights, we invited Professor emerita Hanne Damgaard Poulsen, Aarhus University, Foulum is MSc (Aarhus University) and PhD (The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Copenhagen). Her presentation will discuss dietary zinc in weanling piglets according to 3 aspects: physiological demand, challenges and solutions.  
Aside from this talk, another session will present the synergistic effects of feed additives to support performance of piglets in medical ZnO free diets. Join this webinar held on November 2nd, on All About Feed, and have the opportunity to discuss these concerns with our 3 dedicated speakers.

Speakers

Hanne Damgaard Poulsen

Professor Emeritus, Senior Researcher at Aarhus University

“Dietary zinc in weanling piglets – physiological demand, challenges and solutions”

Professor emerita Hanne Damgaard Poulsen, Aarhus University, Foulum is MSc (Aarhus University) and PhD (The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Copenhagen). Pig nutrition and physiology has for more than thirty years been her main working area bringing sustainability into focus. Her main scientific activity has been dedicated to improve pigs’ utilization of nutrients and reduce the excretion of nutrients by addressing pigs’ requirement, nutrient bioavailability, feeding management, mineral sources, enzymes etc. Concurrently, HDP has acted as public sector consultant on nutrient utilization/excretion in animal production for ministries and boards (mainly N and minerals (P, Zn, Cu)).  

Richard Sygall

DVM -Customer Technical Services Director EMEA

“Synergistic effects of feed additives to support performance of piglets in medical ZnO free diets.”

Richard was born 1971 in the Netherlands, He obtained the degree of Veterinary Medicine at the State University of Ghent, Belgium in the year 2000. After graduation he went to work in the United Kingdom where he practiced as a mixed and equine practitioner for seven years. In 2007 he joined Janssen Animal health in the UK as Technical Services Manager. Since 2010 he has been employed by Perstorp Performance Additives in the Netherlands and held the position of Market Development Manager for the Innovation department Feed and Food with a special interest in Gut Health.In 2019 he joined Pancosma and is currently the Customer Technical Services Director EMEA responsible for the additive range.

Sebastien Constantin

Bioactives Business Development Manager

“Synergistic effects of feed additives to support performance of piglets in medical ZnO free diets.”

Sebastien is Business Development Manager for the Bioactives range. He joined Pancosma in January 2019.He holds a MSc in animal nutrition from Ecole Superieure d’Agriculture d’Angers – France. He has 15 years of experiences in the field of animal nutrition with technical support and product management functions.

Zana van Dijk

Host and Editor of Dairy Global

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