Animal Nutrition & Health
Torben Ancker: ZnO ban: An alternative plan?
The European Commission has given producers five years to remove zinc oxide from animal feed. The pig industry, which relies on the mineral to promote gut health, must now find an alternative solution. Can farmers eliminate zinc without increasing antibiotics? In this podcast, Torben Ancker offers his insight as the product manager at a Danish feed mill, where he sees the impact firsthand....More Info
Yehuda Elram: Male layer loss: The eggXYt strategy
Is there an alternative to culling male layers? Could the poultry industry avoid this costly practice? In this podcast, entrepreneur and startup co-founder Yehuda Elram explains how eggXYt could revolutionize hatcheries using CRISPR technology....
Tall fescue: A grassland quandary for beef cattle
Tall fescue (Lolium arundinaceum) is a cool season, perennial bunch grass native to Europe. Since its introduction in the early 1800s, it has...
Dr. Richard Murphy: Pet health starts in the bowl
Consumers are more willing than ever to pay a premium for quality pet food, and the latest research reveals the benefits of proper nutrition for pets. In this podcast, Dr. Richard Murphy discusses the powerful influence of the microbiome on overall pet health. ...