Nutrient requirements, limitations, possibilities and how to formulate diets for organic pigs.
Information and practical recommendations on feed ingredients, feed rations and feeding strategies.
The guide contains information on nutrient requirements for pigs and practical recommendations on feeding strategies for organic pigs. Included is information about amino acids, phosphorus, energy-amino acid balance and nutrient requirements, as well as examples of feed rations with lower energy and lysine content. The guide also describes the principles for compensatory growth and the importance of feed analysis and record keeping of production results. The guidelines are relevant and available to use for advisors and farmers.