Opportunity to improve iron status in newly weaned piglets for improved production efficiency

Published Thursday, 2nd November 2017
Improving the iron status of the young pig with phytase superdosing

Anaemia is still present in newly weaned piglets and can lead to significant reductions in weight gain.

In this article written by AB Vista’s Dr Jae Kim and Dr Peter Wilcock and published in Livestock & Feed magazine, we discuss factors limiting bioavailability of iron in feed, and nutritional strategies to improve iron status in piglets.

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