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Changing swine diets impacts manure value


Jul. 12, 2013 – Swine researchers from Iowa State University, Dave Stender and Matt Swantek are comparing the feed savings from diet formulation to the value of nutrients in the manure. Swantek is also developed a model to predict the feed cost and manure nutrient changes on a per-pig basis.

They explained their research at a recent Waste-to-Worth Conference in a presentation entitled, “Economic Analysis of Swine Diet Cost versus Manure Value.” READ MORE