COPRA meal, a co-product of coconut oil production, and palm kernel co-products are used in many tropical countries as the main protein source in swine diets.
These products are also a source of phosphorus, which is required to ensure proper bone growth and optimal growth performance as well as for a number of other physiological functions in growing pigs.
Research at the University of Illinois, led by professor of animal sc
All access premium subscription
This content requires a subscription to Feedstuffs in order to access. If you are a paid subscriber, use your email and password to Log In now.
Current Feedstuffs Subscribers: Online and mobile access are now included at no charge to you. To read this article, use your subscriber email and password to log-in to your account (or contact us for assistance in updating your account.)
Not Currently a Subscriber: Subscribe NOW to Feedstuffs and receive our print and/or digital publications, enewsletters and premium online content. Visit Feedstuffs.com and click on Subscribe at the top of the page for more information.
SUBSCRIBE NOW https://circulation.feedstuffs.com/Publications.aspx
TO RENEW YOUR SUBSCRIPTION https://circulation.feedstuffs.com/SubscriptionOffers.aspx