Energy partitioning and reproduction in primiparous sows : effects of dietary energy source

Doctoral thesis English OPEN
Brand, van den, H.;
(2000)
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  • Subject: insulin | ovulatie | nutrient requirements | sows | diets | lactatie | weaning | diëten | Pigs | insuline | zeugen | voedingsstoffenbehoeften | voortplanting | lactation | spenen | Varkens | energiegebruik | energy consumption | reproduction | ovulation

<p><strong>Introduction</strong></p><p>As a result of extensive changes in pig husbandry in the last 50 years, nutritional requirements of especially lactating sows nowadays differ strongly from those of sows in the past. Although diets are optimized to meet the require... View more
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