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Feeding by-products

The grain market volatility has been reflected in animal feed prices and is encouraging poultry and livestock producers to look for alternative, lower cost feeds. In this course nutritionists and feed advisors offer guidance on sourcing alternative feeds, their nutritional value and tips on feeding them. Look out for modules in this series over the coming months.

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Alternative poultry feeds


by Steve Pritchard (Premier Nutrition)  Course Feeding by-products

Recent price volatility in the cereal and soya markets has intensified interest in alternative feeds for poultry. But how feasible are biofuel by-products and crops such as sorghum? Premier Nutrition’s Steve Pritchard gives his views.