Minerals and Vitamins for swine diets Technical Articles

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Article published the August 14, 2019:

Comparison of live yeast and zinc on the occurrence of pathogenic E. coli in weaned piglets

Enterotoxigenic E. coli (ETEC) can cause significant digestive disorders in postweaning piglets. Modern strategies are searched, how to replace antibiotics and ZnO as a feed additives. Some studies suggested th...
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KUHN Geraldine
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Article published the August 9, 2019:

Effect of feeding a diet containing MiaTrace Zn or zinc oxide on productivity and health in weaned piglets

Background and objectives The therapeutic use of zinc oxide in high doses (e.g. 2,500 ppm Zn) has yet demonstrated beneficial effects on growth performance in piglets as well as the prevention of post-weaning ...
Author/s :
Andreas zur WickernNis KjerSigrid Seelhorst
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Article published the August 9, 2019:

Acid based Eubiotics as Natural Alternatives to Therapeutic Zinc Oxide in Newly Weaned Piglets

Background and objectivesThe recent EU ban on therapeutic levels of zinc in animal diets has led to concern regarding potential performance losses and animal welfare. Potential alternatives such as organic acid...
Author/s :
David HarringtonHeidi HallMartin Nyachoti
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Article published the August 8, 2019:

Available phosphorus levels in diets for 30 to 60 kg female pigs selected for meat deposition by maintaining calcium and available phosphorus ratio

Introduction Obtaining satisfactory production rates as well as welfare of pigs depends on adequate energy and nutrient supply, and among these nutrients phosphorus has deserved special attention. Phosphorus ...
Author/s :
Alysson SaraivaJuarez DonzeleMárvio Lobão Teixeira De Abreu Rita Flávia Miranda de Oliveira
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Article published the July 10, 2019:

Phosphorus availability of rock phosphates as compared with feed-grade phosphates for swine

Introduction Animal diets based on corn and soybean meal are very deficient in available phosphorus (P) to the point that supplementation is necessary using sources of high P availability. Dicalcium phosphate ...
Author/s :
Aníbal de Sant'Anna MorettiLuiz W. O. Souza
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Article published the October 10, 2018:

Effect of Combination of Dietary Alpha-Tocopherol and Ascorbic Acid on the Reproductive Performance of Gilts

Introduction Site-specific information on the exact levels of vitamin E supplementation to gilts to optimize their reproductive ability and subsequently the body development of the piglets are lacking in most ...
Author/s :
Austine NwangwuMachebe Ndubuisi (Ph.D)
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Article published the July 17, 2018:

All together to support swine production: What solutions are available to substitute zinc oxide?

Modern swine production allowed to increase the productivity at farm level. Due to higher prolificacy, farmers are managing bigger litters with lower individual weight at weaning. Hence, piglets are con...
Author/s :
KUHN Geraldine
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Article published the June 13, 2018:

Effects of Copper Sources and Levels on Nursery Pig Growth Performance

Introduction Research has shown that adding high levels of copper (primarily from CuSO4 ) to diets fed to nursery pigs will result in improved growth performance. It is thought that copper acts as an antimicro...
Author/s :
Bob GoodbandDr. Joel DeRoucheyJon De JongMike Tokach Steve Dritz
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Article published the May 14, 2018:

Improving production by optimizing reproduction: herbal approach

During the past 20 years, there have been significant improvements in animal nutrition, housing, waste management, and mechanization, but little progress has been made in increasing reproduction. Unfortunately,...
Author/s :
Dr. Amit Kumar PandeyPraful Kumar
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Article published the January 24, 2018:

Pyridoxine (Vitamin B6) and the Glutathione Peroxidase System; a Link between One-Carbon Metabolism and Antioxidation

  1. Introduction Among various metabolic pathways present in the organism, the metabolism of sulfur- (S) methionine and its seleno- (Se) analogous (Se-methionine) are particularly important because they...
Author/s :
Danyel Bueno Dalto
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