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The influence of gut bacteria on milk yield

The influence of gut bacteria on milk yield

Your feeding strategy and focus on gut health affects the sows udder formation, productivity and ability to produce milk. Composition and types of bacteria in the gut microflora co-determines how much milk the sow produces, and how many antibodies she passes on to the suckling piglets.

Tonisity: An Isotonic Drink for Pigs

Tonisity: An Isotonic Drink for Pigs

‘TONISITY‘ has its roots in ‘isotonic‘ which is a key feature of Tonisity’s first product, Tonisity Px. This scientific approach characterises Tonisity‘s dedication to supporting veterinarians and livestock producers globally.

Mineral source and immune response in nursery pigs

Mineral source and immune response in nursery pigs

Piglets fed a higher quality source of trace minerals, such as IntelliBond hydroxychloride trace minerals during a chronic immune challenge, produce fewer pro-inflammatory cytokines. That can reduce excessive energy expenditure by the immune system, thereby saving energy for growth.