The 23rd edition of the Real P3 podcast discusses sow feed intake.
The feeding of the additive HMB to diets for highly prolific sows improves piglet welfare.
Taking a closer look at feeding the sow can help give piglets a better start.
Which factors are essential for sow feed intake? This question and others were subject of a webinar.
Speaker during the webinar is Dr Mark Giesemann, swine technical manager at Adisseo USA.
Hyperprolific sows require accurate nutrition, and 3 trace minerals play an essential role.
As hormones are derived from nutrients, these components should not be forgotten.
High temperatures can cause heat stress. How does that work and what can be done about it?
How is the phenomenon defined and – more importantly – what can be done to best treat these piglets?
Is there a way to make farrowing easier for sows and piglets?
More than 3 minutes – that is the gain in time piglets were observed to have in Austria during a smooth birth...