Young Animal Feed

Investing in the feeding of young animals is extremely important as it impacts their performance later on in life. The neonate phase can significantly effect the growth rate, feed conversion and production in an animal’s life which can have a direct economic impact for the farmer. This special will bring you the latest insights and developments regarding young animal nutrition.

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A good start in life

Young animal nutrition is a huge part of successful farming. For a farmer, this is fundamentally one of the most...

The impact of unintentional feed restriction is undoubtedly a factor at high stocking densities in the later part of the broiler growing cycle. Photo:Hans Prinsen

Effects of nutrition on feathering

Diet nutrient profile, feed intake/restriction, anti-nutrients and various feed additives can all influence...

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A good start pays off

At birth it isn’t always a given that every piglet will make it. But which practices will actually be most...