Tag Archive: Daniel Nelson, ractopamine, ractopamine hydrochloride, Toolbox
Mar 10, 2020Susan SpiegelComments Off on Tips for transitioning to ractopamine-free hog feedTOOLBOX, Issue 18: An interview with Daniel Nelson, PhD, Senior Swine Nutritionist, Zoetis
Nov 06, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Larger litters, more competition for colostrum make pigs more susceptible to clostridial enteritisBy Daniel A. Nelson, PhD, Senior nutritionist, pork technical services, Zoetis
Oct 29, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Pigs fed BMD® gain more weight faster despite stress in controlled studiesDISCOVERIES, Issue 15: Grower pigs fed BMD® gained weight faster and had better feed eﬃciency compared to controls despite exposure to commonly encountered production stressors, studies show.
Jul 10, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Aureomycin® granular premix retained higher potency than Terramycin® meal premix in studyDISCOVERIES, Issue 2: The particle size and distribution of a medicated-feed premix can dramatically aﬀect how much active ingredient ends up in a pig’s digestive tract for disease treatment or...
Jun 13, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on Ractopamine has little influence on iodine value in pig fat carcassTOOLBOX, Issue 14: An interview with Daniel Nelson, PhD, PAS, Senior Swine Nutritionist, Zoetis
Feb 02, 2019Susan SpiegelComments Off on BMD®: What is its future in pork production?TOOLBOX, Issue 5: An interview with Daniel Nelson, PhD, PAS, Senior Swine Nutritionist, Zoetis
Dec 28, 2017Susan SpiegelComments Off on Balancing good and bad bacteria key to effective gut health, nutrient absorptionDeveloping techniques and tools to encourage the growth of good bacteria in the gut is key to producing healthier pigs that require fewer antibiotics over the long term, according to swine...