Full-fat Rice Bran as an Alternative Feed Ingredient for Corn in Grow-finish Pigs
Balachandar Jayaraman Evonik (SEA) Pte Ltd. Caroline González-Vega-Evonik Operations GmbH. Pradeep Krishnan-Evonik (SEA) Pte Ltd. Girish Channarayapatna-Evonik (SEA) Pte Ltd. La Van Kinh, Vice Chairman - Vietnam Feed Association. Phan Van Sy, Institute of Animal Sciences for Southern Vietnam.
A study was conducted to evaluate the effects of replacing corn by full-fat rice bran (FFRB) on performance and meat quality characteristics of growing-finishing pigs. A total of 728 pigs [Duroc x (Yorkshire x Landrace); initial body weight (BW) = 24.1 ± 0.11 kg] were randomly distributed to 4 dietary treatments with 7 replicate pens (26 pigs/pen) per treatment. Diets 1, 2, 3 and 4 were for...