Research Shows Finishing Pigs Can Thrive on Lower Phosphorus Diets

By Elizabeth McCann, Agri-Food and Biosciences Institute, Hillsborough - Phosphorus (P) is an essential nutrient for pigs and is vital for bone formation and growth. Deficiency of P can lead to welfare and health problems including rickets, poor fertility and reduced production performance.
calendar icon 27 December 2006
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