Pig Industry Technical Articles

Nutrition

Article published the August 12, 2019:

1-Monoglycerides of short and medium chain fatty acids reduced pathogenic intestinal bacteria, post-weaning diarrhoea, mortality and myostatin level in piglets

Background and objectives The reduction of antibiotics and zinc oxide in the swine farming practice is an emerging topic at global level. Among promising alternatives, fatty acids and their derivatives proved ...
Author/s :
Alessio PaoliManuela Parini
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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 9, 2019:

Study of temperature in the pelleting of thermo-sensitive products: changes in temperature during the pelleting process

Today’s livestock are fed complete or complementary feed given mainly in the form of pellets. This form gives better animal performance (average daily gain and feed conversion ratio) than feed in the fo...
Author/s :
rouchouse
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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 August 1, 2019:

Dietary nucleotide rich yeast extract mitigated symptoms of colibacillosis in weaned pigs challenged with an enterotoxigenic strain of Escherichia coli

Author/s :
Martin NyachotiRob Patterson
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Article published the July 29, 2019:

Lysine requirement for growing-finishing immunocastrated male pigs

Author/s :
Charles KieferGabriel Cipriano RochaJuarez DonzeleLeandro AlebranteRita 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 July 10, 2019:

Effect of dietary supplementation of xylanase on apparent ileal digestibility of nutrients, viscosity of digesta, and intestinal morphology of growing pigs fed corn and soybean meal based diet

1. Introduction Efforts to improve nutrient digestibility by the pigs can have effects on profitability of the pork industry (National Pork Board, 2012). Studies indicate that non-starch polysaccharides (NSP) ...
Author/s :
Adsos Adami Dos PassosPeter FerketSung Woo Kim
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Article published the July 10, 2019:

Dietary tributyrin, an HDAC inhibitor, promotes muscle growth through enhanced terminal differentiation of satellite cells

Introduction Postnatal muscle growth and repair rely on the ability of satellite cells, muscle-resident stem cells, to activate, proliferate, and fuse into growing myofibers (Seale et al. 2000; Dumont et al. 2...
Author/s :
Chad H. Stahl
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